Maristís Gaye Places 16th In 10,000 Meters At ECACs
PRINCETON, N.J. – Junior Michelle Gaye (Greenlawn, N.Y.) of the Marist women’s track & field team competed at the ECAC Championships on Friday night.
Running in the 10,000 meters, Gaye placed 16th overall in 36:47.71. Her time was just 5.57 seconds off the time she ran at the Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic on April 12, which qualified her for the event.
Battling rainy conditions, Gaye her first 5K in 18:07.00, and her second 5K in 18:40.71.
The race is Gaye's final one for the outdoor season. On Sunday at the ECAC Championships, sophomore Kristen Traub (Wayne, N.J.) will run the 3,000 meters at approximately 2:30 p.m.