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Women’s Track & Field UMW Opener

Published: March 23, 2022
Virginia Beach, VA -

The University of Maine at Fort Kent Track & Field Team kicked off the outdoor season in sunny and 70-degree Fredericksburg, Virginia, this past weekend at the University of Mary Washington Opener. Paced by a strong performance by the throws crew, the Bengals finished in 7th place on both the men’s and the women’s side.

The Bengals set 5 outdoor school records: Vinnette Blake (Long Jump) and Abbi Thompson in three events (Hammer, Discus, and Shot Put).

Other meet highlights included point-scoring performances from Abbi Thompson (Shot Put), Casey Veilleux (100m), Jess Combs (Javelin), and Olivia Picard with three (Discus, Hammer, and Shot Put).