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Another week and another set of school records for Sage women's track team

Another week and another set of school records for Sage women's track team

Delhi, NY— The Sage Colleges' women's outdoor track and field squad competed at the SUNY-Delhi Bronco Invitational. For the fourth straight week, the Gators have continued to break school records.

Sage's rookie competitor Kerry Flower (Schenectady, NY/Schalmont) picked up a fourth place finish in the 800 meter run in 2:33.53 just ahead of sophomore Sevi Travis (Cohoes, NY/Shaker) who picked up eighth place in the race in 2:43.21. Flower's time broke the mark set by Travis earlier this season at the Mt. St. Mary Invitational on March 30 of 2:35.86.

In the shot put, Sage's junior Skylar Van Alstyne (Castleton, NY/Maple Hill) took sixth place with a throw of 10.41 meters bettering her own school mark from earlier this season (9.96 meters).

Senior co-captain Victoria Opalka (Fort Johnson, NY/Broadalbin-Perth) finished in third place in the 5,000 meter run with a time of 22:29.40.

The Gator women were fourth in the 4 x 400 relay with a time of 4:44.76 as Travis, Flower, rookie Kristin McAlonen (Burnt Hills, NY/Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake), and rookie Nicole Collazo (New York, NY/Repertory Company HS for the Theatre Arts) ran the race.

Collazo was ninth in the 100 meter run in 14.99, while rookie Shanice Dominick (New York, NY/Automotive) took 11th in 15.06. Junior Joanna Tavolaro (Broadalbin, NY/Broadalbin Perth) posted a time of 15.67 and took 17th. Rookie Giannah French (Cherry Plain, NY/Berlin) took home 24th in 7:00.04.

In the 1,500 meter run McAlonen picked up 15th place in 5:42.75, while senior co-captain Sagan Leggett (Valatie, NY/Ichabod Crane) finished in16th in 5:42.95. Junior Amanda Jones (West Sand Lake, NY/Columbia) was right behind her in 17th in 5:43.38.  

VanAlstyne was also seventh in the discus with her toss of 26.98 meters. Tavolaro took fourth in the long jump with a leap of 4.40 meters.  Junior Victoria Fisher (Cazenovia, NY/Cazenovia) was 12th in the shot put with a throw of 8.18 meters and also sixth in the javelin with a throw of 22.80 meters.  

Sage's team will be back in action on April 20 competing the University at Albany's Invitational.