Kaler finishes sixth in 3K

Becky Kaler  2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Becky Kaler 2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Becky Kaler (Jefferson, Md./Brunswick) finished sixth in the 3,000 to lead McDaniel at the Crusader Classic hosted by Susquehanna in women's indoor track and field action on Saturday.

Kaler finished with a Centennial Conference (CC)-qualifying time of 11:12.18 to pace the Geeen Terror at the non-scoring meet.

She was also part of the 4x800-meter relay, which finished third with a time of 10:10.97. The time ranks fourth on the program's all-time list.

Jasmine McCormick (Antioch, Calif./Holy Name) placed ninth in the high jump, clearing 1.47 meters. Kelly Gibson joined McCormick with a CC qualifier in the event, clearing 1.37 meters to finish 18th.

McCormick was also 18th in the long jump with a CC-qualifying jump of 4.46 meters.

Chloe Allen-Gorman (Portland, Ore./Lincoln) finished 12th in the 800 with a time of 2:30.53 to round out CC-qualifying marks.

McDaniel returns to action at the Sweetheart Multimix hosted by Navy on Tuesday.

McDaniel Results: Shot Put: 28. Danielle Fatzinger 8.28m (27-2); Long Jump: 18T. McCormick 4.46m (14-7 ¾)*; High Jump: 9TJ. McCormick 1.47m (4-9 ¾)*, 18TJ. Kelly Gibson 1.37m (4-6)*; Mile: 41. Kelsey Minyon 6:28.59, 47. Sarah Lighter 7:10.11; 400: 38. Miranda Martin 1:27.23; 800: 12. Chloe Allen-Gorman 2:30.53*, 42. Lucy Benson 2:49.80, 47. Amelia Lawrence 3:01.36, 51. Kelsey Mannix 3:10.87; 200: 41. Claire Lawson 30.45; 3,000: 6. Becky Kaler 11:12.18*; 4x800 Relay: 3. McCormick, Allen-Gorman, Lawson, Kaler 10:10.97.

* Centennial Conference qualifying standard