January 9, 2010

McDaniel opens 2010 at Bucknell

Dickman paces Green Terror with sixth-place finish in shot put

LEWISBURG, Pa. - Kelsey Dickman (Bel Air, Md./Bel Air) finished sixth in the shot put to lead McDaniel at the Gulden Relays hosted by Bucknell in women's indoor track and field action on Saturday.

Dickman threw a season-best distance of 11.29 meters to pace the Green Terror in the non-scoring meet.

Heidi Davidhizar (Westminster, Md./South Range (Ohio)) added McDaniel's only other top-10 finish at the primarily Division I meet, finishing ninth in the 60-meter hurdles (10.56 seconds). She also added a 19th-place showing in the 60-meter dash with a time of 8.86 seconds.

Emma Nichols (Myersville, Md./Middletown) finished 11th in the 500 with a time of 1:29.18.

Roxanne Fleischer (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) and Emily Hajjar (Frederick, Md./Urbana) rounded out the Green Terror competitors, racing in the 3,000. Fleischer was 15th (11:31.65) while Hajjar crossed 28th (13:25.73).

McDaniel returns to action at the Maryland Invitational on Saturday.

McDaniel Results: 60 Prelims: 19. Heidi Davidhizer 8.86; 500: 11. Emma Nichols 1:29.18; 3,000: 15. Roxanne Fleischer 11:31.65, 28. Emily Hajjar 13:25.73; 60 Hurdles: 9. Davidhizar 10.56; Shot Put: 6. Kelsey Dickman 11.29m (37-½).

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