GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Sarah Lighter (Olney, Md./Good Counsel) finished seventh in the 5,000 to lead McDaniel at the Mason-Dixon Invitational hosted by Gettysburg in women's outdoor track and field action on Saturday.
- The Green Terror finished eighth with three points. Gettysburg won the nine-team invitational with 236.5 points.
Making a Point: The following athletes earned points at the championship:
- Sarah Lighter: 5000, finishing seventh with a time of 23:10.52.
- Elise Wiesnegger (Georgetown, Md./Sanford [Del.]): javelin, finishing eighth with a mark of 21.71 meters.
Standard Bearer: The following athletes hit Centennial Conference-qualifying marks at the meet:
- Kelly Gibson (Yardley, Pa./Pennington Prep [N.J.]): high jump, finishing ninth with a mark of 1:42 meters.
- Elise Wiesnegger: discus, finishing 13th with a mark of 25.41 meters.
Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes achieved a mark that ranks in the program's all-time top 10:
- Libby Dougherty (Cherry Hill, N.J./Cherry Hill West) now ranks 10th in the hammer with a mark of 25.27 meters, finishing 10th.
The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:
- Steph Becker: 800, 21st, 2:39.41; long jump, 13th, 3.60 meters
- Kelly Gibson: long jump, 12th, 4.03 meters
- Libby Dougherty: shot put, 19th, 8.44 meters; javelin, ninth, 21.70 meters
Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at its own McDaniel Twilight on Tuesday. Action begins at 3 p.m.