Kilmer Leads Way for Pioneers at URI Multi-Event Qualifier

Kilmer Leads Way for Pioneers at URI Multi-Event Qualifier

KINGSTON, Rhode Island- The Sacred Heart University Women's Track and Field team completed its meet at the URI Multi-Event Qualifier on Friday. Sophomore Jillian Kilmer highlighted the day for the Pioneers as she placed in the top five of three of the events she was a part of a total five events. The team placed fourth overall in the meet.

In the overall Pentathlon, Kilmer scored a personal best 3160 points to place fourth in the standings. In the 60-meter hurdles, Kilmer tallied a score to place fifth while she placed third in the high jump with a leap of 1.61m (5' 3.25"). 

Kilmer had her top performance in the shotput placing first with a throw of 11.08m (36' 4.25"). The throw was also a personal best for her. Kilmer also placed eight the in low jump with a leap of 4.76m (15' 7.5") and tenth in the 800-meter sprint placing a time of 2:46.14.