Women’s Track and Field Completes Second Event of 2013 at Hokie Invitational
Freshman Lydia Saina (Eldoret, Kenya / Kapkenda Girls School) was the Spartans' top finisher of the second day at the Hokie Invitational earning a fourth place finish in the 5,000-meter race with a personal best time of 18:24.78 to finish behind Anne-Marie Blaney of UCF, who won the event in a time of 17:07.74.
Classmate, Meredith Hicks (Raleigh, N.C. / Leesville Road) placed 10th in the race with a time of 21:30.28.
Junior Shannon Hall (Waldorf, Md. / North Point) posted a time of 2:29.29 in the 800-meter run. She finished behind North Carolina's Elizabeth Whelan who finished in a time of 2:11.44.
Sophomore Haley Wenos (Harrisonburg, Va. / Harrisonburg) finished with a time of 1:05.26 in the 400-meter race.
The Spartans continue action at the Hilton Garden Invitational, in Winston-Salem, Feb. 1, beginning at noon.
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