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AU indoor track and field teams compete at St. Lawrence
1/26/09

CANTON, NY — The Alfred University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competed Saturday at St. Lawrence University. The AU women’s team placed ninth of 11 teams, while the Alfred men were 10th of 11 teams.

Junior Megan Crimmins (Big Flats, NY/Horseheads) led the AU women with a second-place finish in the 1,000-meter run (3:15.55) and a sixth-place finish in the mile run (5:33.45).

Other Lady Saxons earning top-10 finishes were freshman Sarah Foster (Adelaide, Australia/Sparta, NJ), fourth in the high jump (1.43 meters); sophomore Melissa Haahr (Tioga, NY/Owego), eighth in the the 500-meter run (1:29.92); and junior McKenzie Clemens (Lowville, NY/Lowville), ninth in the 3,000-meter run (11:59.00).

Sophomore Shawn Ross (Ticonderoga, NY/Ticonderoga) was second in the shot put, with an ECAC-qualifying heave of 14.62 meters, to lead the AU men. Junior Lee Consolo (Pleasantville, NY/Pleasantville) was fourth in the 500-meter run (1:10.00) and senior Erik Jezek (Orchard Park, NY/Hamburg) was 10th in the 200-meter run (23.89 seconds).

Alfred is in action next on Sunday, Feb. 1, at the Empire 8 Conference championship meet, hosted by RIT.