March 19, 2011

Throwers Compete at Northeastern Husky Spring Open

Boston, Mass. – Just a few members of Head Coach Michelle Eisenreich's throwers competed at the Northeastern Husky Spring Open on Saturday afternoon. Two Bears brought home titles for Brown and one earned third in the first meet of the 2011 outdoor season.

Sophomore Lacey Craker captured the hammer throw title with a dominating toss of 175'8" (54.54m). Coming in second place was Northeastern's Julia Westover with a throw of 165'7" (50.46m) followed by UNH sophomore Rosemary Read with a 162'6" (49.53m).

Also earning a title for Bruno was sophomore Victoria Buhr, who threw a 43'7.75" in the shot put (13.30m). In second place was junior Alexandria Culkeen from Holy Cross with a throw of 39'9.25 (12.12m) and then Brown's Jessica Eason finished in third with a 38'9.5" (11.82m).