Pearce and Baker Represent Track and Field on Day One of ECAC Championships

Emily Pearce
Emily Pearce

Bethlehem, PA --- WPI Men's and Women's Track and Field each earned an All-ECAC performance on Thursday at the ECAC Division III Championships hosted by Moravian.

Emily Pearce (Avon, CT) cleared a season-best 11-2 to finish in a tie for seventh and pick up All-ECAC honors in the pole vault.

On the men's side, Jeff Baker (Wallingford, CT) posted an eighth place finish in the javelin with a toss of 184-8 to garner All-ECAC accolades.

Baker was scheduled to participate in the hammer throw; however, the event has been moved to tomorrow morning at 8am. Also competing on Friday will be Noelle Richard (Oxford, MA) in the 400-meter dash at 12:05pm, while Julie Eagle (Rock Island, IL) will compete in the high jump at 1pm.