Safer Wins Two Conference Titles, Leads Women's Track & Field To Fourth Place at CACC Championships

Safer Wins Two Conference Titles, Leads Women's Track & Field To Fourth Place at CACC Championships

LAKEWOOD, N.J. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) women's track & field team placed fourth at the CACC Championships hosted by Georgian Court on Sunday.

ALL-CACC
The Rams had five All-CACC performances. Jefferson crowned four conference champions and All-CACC first team honorees in junior Erin Young (1500 meters), sophomore Kali Safer (5000 meters and 3000 meter steeplechase) and senior Lindsey Carl (high jump). Safer's winning time of 12:21.25 in the 3000 meter steeplechase was a school record. Junior Meghan Horan finished second in the 10,000 meters for All-CACC second team recognition.

100 meters
28. Rachel Meier – 13.73
30. Alexis Hooks – 13.80
33. Valeria Dapena – 14.10

200 meters
24. Rachel Meier – 29.01
27. Alexis Hooks – 29.70

800 meters
4. Brittany Gable – 2:27.52
9. Erin Young – 2:31.87
19. Holly Schaffer – 2:50.61

1500 meters
1. Erin Young – 4:55.26
5. Brittany Gable – 5:08.61
14. Holly Schaffer – 5:45.21

5000 meters
1. Kali Safer – 19:36.11
8. Maddy Frasch – 20:40.80
14. Meghan Horan – 21:59.80

10,000 meters
2. Meghan Horan – 41:57.71
4. Erin Raup – 42:51.22
10. Nicole Stough – 46:15.14

100 meter hurdles
6. Victoria Hochuli – 17.34
7. Sadie Horner – 17.44

400 meter hurdles
10. Victoria Hochuli – 1:14.80
11. Sadie Horner – 1:17.98

3000 meter steeplechase
1. Kali Safer – 12:21.25   * school record *
7. Mary O'Brien – 13:42.56

4x100 meter relay
8. Alexis Hooks, Rachel Meier, Victoria Hochuli, Sadie Horner – 55.03

4x400 meter relay
6. Sadie Horner, Rachel Meier, Victoria Hochuli, Brittany Gable – 4:34.80

High Jump
1. Lindsey Carl – 1.62 meters

Long Jump
15. Valeria Dapena – 4.37 meters

LOOKING FORWARD
The Rams are expected to bring back 12 student-athletes to the 2020 team.