3.1.14 WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD: Foster Finishes Second In GLIACs

Women's Track & Field, 2014-03-01

(HILLSDALE, Mich.) – After the first day of competition, Walsh currently stands 10th place with eight points in the GLIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships after Stephanie Foster (Sr., Lodi, OH/Cloverleaf) placed second in the pole vault.

The GLIAC currently has the two best pole-vaulters in the nation with Foster and Grand Valley’s Kristen Hixson. Foster successfully passed 3.70 meters on her first attempt before surpassing the 3.85 and 4.00 marks on her second attempts. Hixson made 4.15 on her second attempt and cleared 4.35 shortly after, also on attempt.

Both student-athletes have already automatically qualified for nationals.

Walsh will resume competing tomorrow in the final day of the indoor championships.