March 6, 2005
Boston, MA - Molly Lederman tied for second in the pole vault and two Yale relay teams placed in the top three to help Yale finish ninth (27 points) out of 48 teams at the ECAC Track & Field Championships Sunday. Lederman (3.80m) tied with Navy's Kristen Andrews, just behind Bucknell's Melanie Buczko (3.90m). Yale also had third-place finishes from the 4x800m relay team (Katie Greene, Vanessa Everding, Meredith Leenhouts, Lindsay Donaldson) and the distance medley relay team (Ingrid Sproll, Katherine Dlesk, Leenhouts and Donaldson). The 4x800m team finished in 9:03.61 while the distance medley team finished in 11:39.60.
Joslyn Woodard (4th in long jump, 5.94m, and 8th in 200m dash, 24.63) and Vanessa Mazandi (7th in 800m run, 2:09.04) also earned points for the Bulldogs. Dionna Thomas was 12th in the triple jump (11.43m).