Women's Outdoor Track and Field Weekly Report 3/28

Women's Outdoor Track and Field Weekly Report 3/28

Track Athlete of the Week

Danielle Poto  

Danielle Poto
Bridgewater State
Senior • North Andover, Mass.

Poto placed second in the 10,000-meter run at the Bridgewater State Bears Invitational and qualified for all three regional postseason meets with a personal-best time of 36:54.88. Currently ranks second in all of Division III in the event. 

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Field Athlete of the Week

Naloti Palma    

Naloti Palma
Westfield State
Senior
 • Westborough, Mass.

Palma won the shot put and the discus at the Wesleyan Spring Break Invitational with a top throw of 40.81m (133’11”) in the discus and 12.76m (41’10.50”) in the shot put. Also placed seventh in the hammer throw 37.90m (124’ 04”). Currently ranked ninth and 13th nationally in the shot put and discus, respectively. 

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Rookie of the Week

Jayci Andrews  

Jayci Andrews
Bridgewater State
Freshman • Plymouth, Mass.

Andrews placed first in the 100-meter hurdles at the Bridgewater State Bears Invitational with a time of 15.29 seconds. Also finished second in the 100-meter dash (12.77) and the 200-meter dash (25.85). Qualified for the Division III New England Championships in all three events and qualified for the ECAC Division III Championships in both the hurdles and the 200. Also ran a leg on the Bears’ first-place 4x100-meter relay team which posted a time of 50.56 seconds. Currently ranks 20th in all of Division III in the hurdles and 23rd in the 200.

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