Rowland Blazes Sub-35 Minute 10k At Stanford
Release: Sunday 04/29/2012
PALO ALTO, CA - Iona College women's outdoor track graduate student Hollie Rowland ran the second fastest time in school history in the 10,000-meter event at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational at Stanford University.

Rowland's time of 34:28.25 is more than six seconds faster than former No. 2 Emmily Chelanga (34:34.93).  She joins Chelanga and school record holder Salome Kosgei (33:44.61) as the only three performers in school history to run a sub-35 minute 10k.

Rowland was the seventh collegiate and 13th overall finished in the Section 2 10k event at Stanford.

Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational
Stanford Cobb Track and Angell Field - Palo Alto, CA
April 29, 2012

Iona Results:
10k: Hollie Rowland, 13th, 34:28.25.

Iona 10,000-meter Outdoor Top 10 All-Time
1.)  Salome Kosgei         33:44.61  3/30/07  Stanford Invitational
2.)  Hollie Rowland        34:28.25  4/29/12  Payton Jordan Invitational
3.)  Emmily Chelanga       34:34.93  4/16/04  Mt. SAC Relays
4.)  Marion Joly-Testault  35:00.76  4/19/12  Mt. SAC Relays
5.)  McKayla Plank         35:05.30  3/30/07  Stanford Invitational
6.)  Anna Holm-Joergensen  35:19.21  4/22/10  Penn Relays
7.)  Ashling Baker         35:28.06  4/24/09  Penn Relays
8.)  Marion Joly-Testault  35:49.70  5/14/11  ECAC
9.)  Salome Kosgei         36:06.99  5/06/07  MAAC
10.) Ashling Baker         36:22.73  5/16/08  ECAC

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