Middlebury, Vt. - The Trinity College women's track and field team is set to take to Middlebury College this weekend for the 2019 NESCAC Men's & Women's Track & Field Championships. The event will be held Saturday, April 27 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Middlebury College's Dragone Complex in Middlebury, Vt. The Williams women won their fifth-straight NESCAC Championship and 25th overall last season at Trinity behind first-place performances in six individual events and 15 top-three finishes overall. The Ephs registered 200 points, while Tufts (115.5 points) and Middlebury (96.5 points) placed second and third, respectively. The 2019 NESCAC Track & Field Championships will be webcast live at NESCAC.com and live results will also be available. Final results will be posted at the conclusion of the meet at NESCAC.com.
Trinity senior Morgan Hallow (Charlotte, N.C.) finished third last year in the women's 400-meters and owns the second-best time this season at 57.48. Hallow is a top contender for this year's 400 title and is also the favorite in the 200-meter after posting the conference's best time this spring at 25.33. In the javelin, junior Devan Walsh (Danvers, Mass.) placed third at last season's championships and owns the third-best throw this year (40.40m). Defending shot put champion Peace Kabari (Manchester, N.H.) also returns to the field and ranks second among the top marks this year with a college-record of 14.25m. Kabari also is in contention for the discus title with the third-best toss in the NESCAC at 40.01m.