Track wraps up 2016 with strong showing at USMMA Omeltchenko

Track wraps up 2016 with strong showing at USMMA Omeltchenko

KINGS POINT, NY – Pratt Institute's men's and women's track teams ran at Sunday's Coach Omeltchenko Invitational, hosted by the United States Merchant Marine Academy.

In her final college meet, Claire Jardin finished ninth in the women's 1,500-meter run at 5:15. Fellow senior Danielle Franco followed with a time of 5:57, and Dora Dmitriev finished at 6:27.

Jardin came in at 2:40 in the 800-meter run, good for 33rd, and freshman Sarah Brennan- Martin clocked in at 2:48, with Franco coming in at 3:06.

Freshman Bubby Vernon led the men's team with a time of four minutes, 39 seconds in the 1,500-meter run. Sophomore Josh Pleva ran the 800-meter run at 2:25.