UAA Athlete of the Week
Mentor, OH (Mentor)
Woodinville, WA (Eastside Preparatory)
Chambersburg, PA (Mercersberg Academy)
Elmhurst, IL (York Academy)
The Emory University 1,600-meter relay team of Alexandra Aiello, Electra Korn, Debora Adjibaba, and Kaele Leonard recorded the best time for the season at the Tufts University Last Chance Meet on Saturday. Their winning time of 3:51.64 was seventh-hundredths better than the top NCAA Division III time this year. The mark was also a 4.53 second improvement over their previous best time.
Dallas, TX (Ursuline Academy)
Washington University senior Anne Diaz-Arrastia improved her career-best in the triple jump with a leap of 11.61 meters, finishing first in the event at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Last Chance Meet on Saturday. The mark ranks third all-time at the school and 12th in NCAA Division III this season.
Other Outstanding Performances
Emily Cousens (NYU) led the Violets to a second-place finish at the ECAC Division III championships, their best finish in the program’s history at the event. She won the 3,000 meters (10:08.39) and placed fourth in the mile with a personal-best time of 5:01.17; Emily Warner (Washington) ran the second-fastest time in school history in the 800 meters at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She clocked a season-best time of 2:12.58, which ranks seventh in Division III this season.