Owls Compete at Small College Invitational at Thomas

Owls Compete at Small College Invitational at Thomas

Waterville, ME

The University of Maine at Presque Isle women competed in the Small College Invitational hosted by Thomas College at the Colby College facility on Sunday.  The Owls scored 11 points to finish eighth of the nine teams attending.  School records were turned in by Irina Norkin (Denmark, ME) in both the 200m (32.52) and the 1500m (5:43.88) and by Liz Ward in the 100m (15.90).  Marge Dickinson also set school marks in the discus (23.15m/75-11) and the shot put (8.25m/ 27-01).  Setting personal bests on the day were Ward (Lisbon falls, ME) in the discus (20.58m/67-6) and the javelin (21.20m/69-7). Jenny Sanborn in the 200m (38.77), Rebecca Griffin in the 800m (3:18.66), Ashley Morton in the 800m (3:14.27), and Dianna Poulin in the discus (15.28/50-01) and the javelin (15.81/51-10).

Complete Owls performances were:

Chenoa Jackson (Wilton, ME):  800m – 3:07.84; 1500m – 6:16.38

Marge Dickinson (Lisbon Falls, ME): shot – 8.25m/27-01 (*school record); discus 23.15m/71–11); javelin – 24.19m/79-04

Liz Ward (Winthrop, ME): 100m – 15.90 (*school record); shot – 6.47m/21-02.75; discus – 20.58m/67-06 (*personal best); javelin – 21.20m/69-07 (*personal best)

Jenny Sanborn (Sangerville, ME): 100m – 18.88; 200m – 38.77 (*personal best)

Irina Norkin (Denmark, ME): 200m – 32.52 (*school record); 1500m – 5:43.88 (*school record);

Rebecca Griffin (Hodgdon, ME): 800m - 3:18.66 (*personal best)

Ashley Morton (, ME):  800m – 3:14.27 (*personal best)

Dianna Poulin (Woodland, ME): shot – 5.76m/18-10.75; discus – 15.28m/50-01 (*personal best); javelin – 15.81m/51-10 (*personal best)


The Owls next return to Fitchburg State University on Saturday April 14th for the Eric Loeschner Memorial Invitational.


Complete results (both women and men):