Gill Lands MAAC Women's Track Performer of the Week Following Personal Best
NEW ROCHELLE, NY - Following a personal best time and victory at the Princeton hosted Sam Howell Invitational on Friday, senior Cassandra Gill of the Iona women's track & field program was tabbed the MAAC Women's Track Performer of the Week on Tuesday afternoon.
Gill recorded a six-second victory and personal best of 35:41.33 for the Gaels in the 10,000 meter at the Howell Invitational on Friday. Gill claimed the lead following the 4,000 meter mark over Maryann Gong of MIT, who finished in second. The senior owns the best time in the event this season thus far in the conference by more than 90 seconds, ahead of teammates Orlaith Moynihan and Shannon O’Hehir.
Iona looks ahead to the Metropolitan Championships this weekend, hosted at Rutgers on Friday and Saturday in Piscataway, NJ.