Pole Vault, Relays Highlight Women's Track & Field ECAC Efforts

Kaylan Pickford
Kaylan Pickford

Kingston, R.I. - Kaylan Pickford broke a school record in the pole vault at the ECAC Championships in Princeton, N.J. this past weekend.

Meet Information
ECAC Championships
Weaver Stadium - Princeton, N.J.

Rhody Highlights

  • Pickford became the first Rhody female in school history to clear 3.86m, finishing fourth overall in the pole vault. This broke the old record of 3.81m, set by Stephanie Maugham in 2000. This is Pickford's best finish at the ECAC outdoor meet.
  • Karleigh Manfredi finished 14th in the pole vault with an outdoor PB and junior class record jump of 3.66m.
  • The 4x400m relay team of Dyshelle Pemberton, Keilan Nova, Lauren Burke and Mariah Claudio was seventh with a final time of 3:44.41, which is the fourth-best URI mark all-time. In the prelims, they ran 3:42.90, which is the second-best URI mark all-time. Nova ran a season best split of 55.20s in the final.