Women's Outdoor Track & Field

McCormick wins hurdles

Jasmine McCormick  2013 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Jasmine McCormick 2013 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Jasmine McCormick (Antioch, Calif./Holy Name) won the 400 hurdles to represent McDaniel at the Mason-Dixon Invitational hosted by Gettysburg in women's outdoor track and field action on Saturday.

With just McCormick competing in the one event, the Green Terror finished tied for seventh place with 10 points. Gettysburg won the meet with 227 points.

McCormick not only improved on her Centennial Conference-qualifying mark but also hit the ECAC-qualifying mark with her time of 1:05.37. Her time ranks second in program history, just 0.26 seconds shy of the record-breaking performance turned in by Claire Lawson (McMinnville, Ore./McMinnville) a week earlier at Johns Hopkins.

The Green Terror returns to action at its own Twilight Meet on Wednesday.

Team Scores: 1. Gettysburg 227, 2. Hood 154, 3. Frostburg 111, 4. Washington & Jefferson 62, 5. Goucher 60, 6. Howard CC 51, 7T. Dickinson 10, 7T. McDaniel 10

McDaniel Results: 400 Hurdles: 1. Jasmine McCormick 1:05.37*^.

* Centennial Conference qualifying standard; ^ ECAC qualifying standard