Martin Selected as the NEWMAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week
Babson Park, Mass. - April 15, 2013
- Springfield College's Amanda Martin
was selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Field Athlete of the Week after a standout showing in a tri-meet this weekend.
A sophomore who hails from Bristol, Conn., Martin was victorious in a of jumping events in Springfield's tri-meet with Coast Guard and WPI. Martin captured the long jump with a leap of 17-feet, 1/2-inch and was also a winner in the triple jump with a leap of 36-feet, 11-inches.
Head Coach Jim Pennington
Jim Pennington enters his 30th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2013-2014. Under Pennington’s direction, the Pride has recorded seven top 20 finishes at the NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Championships, and seven top 15 finishes at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.
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