WEST CHESTER, Pa. - Arielle Van Wingerden won the javelin throw to highlight the Franklin & Marshall women's track & field team's performance at the West Chester Open. There was no team scoring in the event.
Van Wingerden delivered a throw of 35.82 meters, besting the second-place finisher by over three meters en route to the victory.
Martha Stefaniak and Kristen Marinaccio each turned in third-place finishes for the Diplomats. Stefaniak took third in both the discus (36.35m) and shot put (10.41m), while Marinaccio nabbed third in the long jump at 4.80 meters.
The Diplomats are back in action on Friday for day one of the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships at Ursinus.