PRINCETON, NJ - Sophomores Katie Niblock and Kirsten Stewart led four members of the Iona College women's outdoor track team at the Larry Ellis Invitational at Princeton University.
Niblock and Stewart finished back-to-back in the fourth heat in the elite section of the 1,500-meter event. Niblock was second, crosseing in 4:28.59 with Stewart just .02 behind her. Both performers ran personal best times and qualified for the ECAC Championship.
Freshman Marlene Delices was ninth in the third heat of the open section of the 1,500. She was 28th overall with her time of 4:49.03. Rookie Lauren Calvino was the fourth Iona competitor in the 5,000-meter event, running a time of 17:57.40.
Larry Ellis Invitational
Princeton, NJ - Princeton University
Apr. 20, 2012
1500 Elite: Katie Niblock, 20th (2nd in heat), 4:28.59; Kirsten Stewart, 21st (3rd in heat), 4:28.61. 1500 Open: Marlene Delices, 28th (9th in heat), 4:49.03. 5k: Lauren Calvino, 70th (19th in heat), 17:57.40.