Caruccio Wins 400 Dash at Susquehanna Invite

Caruccio Wins 400 Dash at Susquehanna Invite

Selinsgrove, Pa. – Junior sprinter Danielle Caruccio led the way for The Catholic University of America women's track & field team on Friday at the Susquehanna Invite. Caruccio won the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:00.71, winning by over a second. 

Caruccio also added a seventh-place finish in the 200 dash at 27.56.

Rookie Victoria Turner was also impressive for CUA, placing seventh in the long jump at 4.80 meters. Tuner also picked up a seventh-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles at 10.29.

Senior jumper Stephanie Taylor also placed seventh in the high jump, clearing 1.48 meters.

CUA's 4x200 relay team took fifth at the invite as Lauren Haynes, Elizabeth Glover, Tanya Rivera-Diaz and Christina Mitsopoulos combined for a time of 1:54.66.

Friday's meet started a stretch of three-straight events at Susquehanna. The Cardinals return to SU next weekend for the Susquehanna Open before the Landmark Championships on Saturday, February 27.