April 17, 2010

McDaniel finishes eighth at Mason-Dixon

Green Terror tallies three top-3 finishes

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Kelsey Dickman (Bel Air, Md./Bel Air) finished second in the shot put to lead McDaniel to an eighth-place finish at the Mason-Dixon Invitational hosted by Gettysburg in women's track and field action on Saturday.

The Green Terror scored 24 points as a team. Gettysburg won its nine-team invitational with 131 points.

Dickman tossed the shot put 11.16 meters and also finished eighth in the javelin with a hurl of 20.68 meters.

Katherine Restrepo (Wyomissing, Pa./Wyomissing Area) crossed third in the 400 to lead the way on the track, finishing in a time of 1:01.92.

Heidi Davidhizar (Westminster, Md./South Range [Ohio]) added a third-place finish in the finals of the 100 hurdles with a time of 17.29 seconds after a time of 16.84 in the prelims.

Roxanne Fleischer (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) and Emily Peoples (Wilmington, Del./Brandywine) added a pair of Centennial Conference qualifying times in both the 800 and 1,500. Fleischer was 10th in the 800 (2:36.21) and ninth in the 1,500 (5:02.18). Peoples was 13th in both the 800 (2:39.02) and 1,500 (5:15.86).

Kelsey Hetrick (Hanover, Pa./South Western) was sixth in the javelin with a throw of 22.11 meters.

The Green Terror returns to action at the Millersville Metrics on Saturday.

Team Scores: 1. Gettysburg 131, 2. Lebanon Valley 105, 3. Dickinson 99.5, 4. Catholic 94, 5. Frostburg 87, 6. Millersville 71, 7. Goucher 69, 8. McDaniel 24, 9. Hagerstown CC 4.

McDaniel Results: 100: 13. Becca Koutsandreas 14.74*; 100 Hurdles Prelims: 2Q. Heidi Davidhizar 16.84*; 100 Hurdles Finals: 3. Davidhizar 17.29*; 200: 15. Koutsandreas 30.89; 400: 3. Katherine Restrepo 1:01.92*; 800: 10. Roxanne Fleischer 2:36.21*, 13. Emily Peoples 2:39.02*, 25. Emily Hajjar 2:52.31; 1,500: 9. Fleischer 5:02.18*, 13. Peoples 5:15.86*, 23. Hilary Hanus 5:33.40, 26. Joy Chand 5:39.82, 31. Hajjar 5:50.24, 32. Sarah Holbrook 5:58.34, 34. Lisa Katchan 6:05.24, 37. Forest Fleischer 7:02.20; Shot Put: 2. Kelsey Dickman 11.16m (36-7½); Javelin: 6. Kelsey Hetrick 22.11m (72-6)*, 8. Dickman 20.68m (67-10)*.

* Centennial Conference qualifying standard

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