FREDERICKSBURG, VA-- The Catholic University women's track team placed third in the Capital Athletic Conference championship as Kim Stengle continued her dominance in the hammer throw and freshman Monica Loria set a meet record in the 1500 meters.

Stengle placed first in the hammer throw and javelin, second in the shot put, and third in the discus. Stengle tossed the hammer throw 148 feet and the javelin 118 feet, nine inches. She has now placed first in the hammer throw in five consecutive meets. Loria finished first in the 1500 meters with a conference meet record time of 4:47.77 and second in the 800 meters with a time of 2:23.73. Kristen Kennedy finished fourth in the high jump with a leap of four feet, 10 inches. Kennedy, Ashlee Sutter, Sam McClellan, and Loria placed second in the 4 x 400 meter relay to earn All-CAC honors.

The CUA men finished fourth in the CAC championships. Michael Doster earned All-CAC honors with a first place finish in the 400 meter hurdles. Doster finished with a time of 55.47 seconds. The 4 x 100 team of Doster, Tremale Berger, Spencer Udelson, and Seifarth finished third as did the 4 x 400 meter relay team of Doster, Berger, Seifarth, and Scott Pospiech. Kenny Lorence placed fifth in the triple jump. Sophomore John Mason finished fourth in the shot put, third in the discus, and eighth in the hammer throw. Bryan Seifarth finished fifth in the 800 meter run.

The men will compete in the Penn Relays this weekend in Philadelphia while the women will next participate in the Mason-Dixon Championships in Frostburg, Maryland on May 7.