Miss Porter's vs. Westminster, Williston, and Hopkins
The Miss Porter's Track & Field team had many successful individual performances and personal bests at the meet on May 4th at Westminster. In the track events, the meet began with a personal best time (55.47seconds) and 3rd place finish from the 4x100m team, which consisted of Julianne Borges Gordon '19, Ella Bain '22, Alexandria Black '20, and Victoria Black '22. Each of the 4x100meter team members found continued success as the meet progressed. Team Captain, Borges Gordon, earned a first place finish in the 100m with a season's personal best of 13.5 seconds. Bain earned 4th place in the 100m (14.11) as well as the 200m (29.53) with personal bests in both races. Alexandria Black placed 5th in the Long Jump with a personal best jump of 13'5'' and also earned a 5th place finish in the 100 meters. Victoria Black placed 3rd in the 400 meters with a personal best of 1:08.6 and 2nd in the 200m with a personal best of 28.8 seconds.
Teagan Quinlan '19 ran the 3000 meters for the first time and placed 1st with a competitive time of 11:44.6. Kathryn Roller placed 3rd in the 100 meter hurdles with a personal best time of 20.27 seconds and then earned 4th place in the 400 meters (1:11.6). Also placing in the 100 meter hurdle race was Halle Puchalski '19 in 4th (21.21) and Katie Anderson '19 in 5th (22.22). Another athlete earning points for the team and personal best achievements was Jillian Krasusky '19 with a 4th place finish and personal best jump of 14'8'' in the Long Jump and a 5th place finish and personal best in the 400 meters (1:12.8). In the field events, Anderson '19 cleared 4'4'' in the High Jump to earn 2nd place. Scout Davis '21 placed 3rd in the Triple Jump with a personal best of 27'10.5'' and 3rd in the Pole Vault with a personal best of 7'. Whit Brown '19 placed 4th in both the Triple Jump (26'5'') and High Jump (4'2'') with personal bests in both events. Astrid Lipkens '21 placed 5th in the Discus (61'7'') and 4th in the Javelin with a personal best of 71'11''.