Manfredi Places Sixth in Pole Vault, Conley Qualifies for Finals at ECAC Championships

Manfredi Places Sixth in Pole Vault, Conley Qualifies for Finals at ECAC Championships

Boston - URI's women's track & field squad returned to the Track & Tennis Center at Boston University to close out the indoor part of their schedule competing in the ECAC Championships. 

Rhode Island Highlights

  • Janel Conley qualified for Sunday's final of the 60m hurdles after posting a semi-finals time of 8.58s. Conley also finished eighth in the long jump with a leap of 5.77m. 
  • Karleigh Manfredi placed sixth overall in the pole vault with a clearance of 3.85m. Teamamte Karlee Fowler placed 11th (3.60m).
  • Keiko Hector placed 20th in the long jump (5.13m). 
  • Mariah Claudio norrowly missed qualfying for the finals of the 400m run, placing 13th in the perlims with a time of 55.27s. 

Conley will compete in the finals of the 60m hurdles tomorrow with the event scheduled to begin at 11:45 a.m.