May 27, 2009
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Sophomore Kate Grace earned All-East honors for her first-place finish at the ECAC Championships in Princeton, N.J. May 15-16. She won the 800-meter run in 2:08.44. She was the only Ivy League athlete to win her event. Grace holds the second-fastest time on Yale's outdoor all-time list in the event, for her 2:06.12 finish at NCAA Regionals last year. Grace also earned All-East honors in the 800-meter run at the indoor Championships in March, and All-Ivy honors in both the indoor and outdoor seasons.
Grace will compete in the NCAA Regional Championships at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, N.C. on May 29-30.