Godsey, Nugent set marks for women’s team at NED3′s
Keelin Godsey ’06
Kathleen Nugent ’06
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Bates College senior captains Keelin Godsey and Kathleen Nugent each set records Friday at the Division III New England Women’s Track & Field Championships.
Godsey won the hammer throw in 67.28 meters, or 204 feet and 5 inches, breaking his own meet record from 2005.
Nugent (Buxton, Maine) finished second in the heptathlon with 4,129 points, breaking the school record she set two weeks ago by 101 points. Nugent’s performance earned eight points for the Bobcats at the meet and qualified her provisionally to compete at the NCAA Championships.
First-year Izzy Alexander (Harvard, Mass.) came in third place with 3,866 points, putting her at No. 2 on Bates’ all-time list in the event. Alexander scored six points for Bates and qualified to compete at the ECAC Championships in two weeks.