Philadelphia, Pa. – James Oakley III, Brian Nelson, John Oputa, and Noel Njem led the Retrievers to a first-place finish in Saturday's 4x200m Eastern Finals at the Penn Relays. The team finished the event in 1:26.25. This was the final day of competition for the UMBC track and field team before hosting the America East Championships next weekend.
The women's 4x400m team of Collese Daley, Tori Johnson, Amani Wallace, and Yinka Alabi ran their event in 3:53.24, while the 4x800m group of Briana Roberts, Ariella Garcia, Bridgett Redding, and Kaya Knake finished in 9:15.35.
The Retrievers return to action next Saturday for the first day of the America East Outdoor Championships.