Women's Track Breaks Two School Records During Day Two of the ECAC Championships

Women's Track Breaks Two School Records During Day Two of the ECAC Championships

At day two of the IC4A/ECAC Championships, seniors Sierra Nesmith and Dawn Hubbell set new school records on Saturday inside the BU Track and Tennis Center.

IC4A/ECAC CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY TWO RESULTS

Nesmith recorded a time of 55.30 seconds in the 400-meter dash, finishing in ninth place and qualifying for the finals. She set a new personal best in the event and surpassed the previous school record of 55.70 seconds set by assistant coach Nicole Dumpson in 2004.

Hubbell broke the CCSU 5,000-meter record with a time of 17:02.81 for a 13th place finish. The senior surpassed the previous record of 17:20.26 held by Krisztina Dearborn since 2013. The time was also a personal best for Hubbell.

Junior Hailey Rospierski completed the 60-meter hurdles in 9.13 seconds but would not qualify for the semi-finals.

Nesmith will compete in the triple jump at 12 p.m. and the 400-meter dash finals at 12:25 p.m. on Sunday.