Hill nabs silver in 60

Yusrah Adebayo (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Yusrah Adebayo (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. – Nicole Hill (Bowie, Md./Bowie) finished second in the 60 to lead McDaniel at the 2017 Centennial Conference women's indoor track and field championship hosted by Ursinus on Saturday and Sunday.

Scoring:

  • The Green Terror finished ninth with 20 points. Johns Hopkins won the team title at the 10-team championship with 180 points, defeating second-place Dickinson by 18 points.

Precious Medals: The following athletes earned a medal at the championship:

  • Nicole Hill won the silver medal in the 60 meters with a time of 8.00 seconds. She qualified fifth in the prelims with a time of 8.09 seconds before improving both her time and place in the finals.

Making a Point: The following athletes earned points at the championship:

A New Standard: The following athletes hit ECAC-qualifying marks at the meet:

  • 4x200-meter relay: 1:50.55
  • Nicole Hill, 60, 8.00 seconds

Top of Her Game: The following athletes turned in a personal-best performance at the meet:

Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes achieved a mark that ranks in the program's all-time top 10:

  • Arielle Latourette now ranks fifth in the triple jump (10.16 meters)
  • Shantae Byro now ranks sixth in the triple jump (10.06 meters).
  • The 4x200-meter relay now ranks sixth all-time with its time of 1:50.55.
  • Nicole Hill now ranks fourth in the 60 (8.00 seconds).
  • The 4x400-meter relay now ranks sixth all-time with its time of 4:17.52.

The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:

Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at the ECAC Championship hosted by Ithaca on Friday and Saturday.

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