Diplomats In Action at Mid-Week Meet

Diplomats In Action at Mid-Week Meet

GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall traveled to Gwynedd-Mercy on Wednesday evening for the Gwynedd-Mercy Mid-Week Twilight Meet.

Lindsey Powers recorded the best finish of the day for F&M, taking third place in the shot put. The freshman uncorked an effort of 10.96 meters on her second attempt en route to the bronze.

Kaitlin Muccio turned in a pair of strong performances in the sprints, beginning in the 400-meter dash as she clocked a time of 1:01.38 to finish fifth. Olivia Bendit was the next Diplomat to break the tape, taking 11th in 1:06.02.

Muccio continued her day in the 200-meter dash, posting a time of 27.95 to take 10th place. Bendit's time of 28.34 was good for 16th in the same event.

The Diplomats return to action on Saturday as they head to the Johns Hopkins/Loyola Invitational.