Hopkins Excels at Day One of the Patriot Games
• Location: Fairfax, VA • George Mason Field House
• The Short Story: Four members of the Johns Hopkins women's track & field team took part in the pentathlon held on the campus of George Mason on Friday afternoon with Maya Hammonds winning with 3,127 points.
How it Happened
• Hammonds earned a third-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.30 and won the high jump with a mark of 1.55m. In the shot put she finished tenth with a throw of 7.36m and she earned a fifth-place finish in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:42.90. In the long jump, she finished second with a mark of 5.51m.
• Jenn Su completed the 60-meter hurdles in 9.35 which was good enough for fourth overall and also earned a fourth-place finish in the high jump with a mark of 1.46m. She won the shot put with a throw of 11.21m, which set a new facility record and finished third in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:39.03. She finished in seventh with 2,608 points.
• Annie Gutierrez finished in eighth in the 60-meter hurdles (10.21) and also earned a fourth-place finish in the high jump with a mark 1.46m. She earned an eighth-place finish in the shot put with a throw of 7.58m and she notched a sixth-place finish in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:43.51. In the long jump, she finished eighth with a mark of 4.37m and finished eighth overall in the pentathlon with 2,551 points.
• Catharine Wain finished 11th in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 10.28 and eighth in the high jump with a mark of 1.34m. In the shot put, Wain finished seventh with a throw of 8.17m. The 800-meter run saw Wain come in first with a time of 2:32.46 and she earned a fifth-place finish in the long jump with a mark of 4.65m. She finished fifth overall with 2,648 points.
• Johns Hopkins returns to the Patriot Games tomorrow for day two action.