Keene State track and field shines at ECSU Invitational

The Keene Sentinel, N.H.
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Mar. 29—WILLIMANTIC, Conn. — Shannon Parks and Skyler Gauthier each won two individual events as the 2021 outdoor track and field season got underway at the Eastern Connecticut State University Invitational.

Women's Highlights

The Keene State women amassed 91 points on the day, led by a win in the 100 meter dash by Amanda Deppert in 13.80 seconds, and in the 200 meter dash by Nicole De Almeida in 28.16.

Gauthier took home the 100 hurdles in 17.23, and teamed up with Alexis Gauthier, Deppert, and De Almeida to win the 4x400 meter relay in 4:34.76. Skyler Gauthier also won the long jump, in 5.01 meters, with Alexis Gauther in second in 4.76 meters.

Parks won the shot put by throwing 11.83 meters, as well as the discus, where she threw 39.84 meters.

Juliana Yialides was second in the 1,500 meters in 6:40.04, and Grace Furlong was third in the 5,000 meters in 20:27.57.