March 5, 2016
BOSTON, Mass. – Navy women’s track and field senior Meghan Harvey (Nottingham, Pa.) broke the 1,000-meter run program record on Day Two of ECAC Championship on Saturday at Boston University’s Track and Tennis Center.
“Meghan [Harvey] continues to run her best race at the ECACs and I am proud of the way she ran today,” Navy head coach Carla Criste said.
Harvey, who garnered All-East honors in the 1,000-meter run last season, placed fourth with a program-record breaking time of 2:47.89. Harvey previously held the program record in the 1,000-meter run at 2:49.01, which she set at least season’s ECAC Championship.
Racing at her first ECAC Championship, freshman Amanda Agana (Fayetteville, Ark.) qualified for Sunday’s finals race in the 500-meter run. The freshman runner placed fourth in the preliminary race with a time of 1:15.21
Senior Morgan O’Connor (Sammamish, Wash.) competed in her final indoor ECAC Championship, placing 14th in the 5,000-meter run. O’Connor clocked her second fastest mark of her career with a time of 17:11.60.