Boston, Mass - The Newbury College Women's Track & Field team kicked off their 2017-2018 indoor season in record-setting fashion on Saturday at the UMass Boston Indoor Opener. The 6th annual event took place at the Reggie Lewis Center.
Desiree Snead (Easton, Mass.) set the school record in the 60-meter hurdles. The Easton, Mass native finished 11th in the competition in her collegiate debut. Snead also tied the school record in the high school, with a height of 1.40 meters.
Taymise Sanders (Malden, Mass.) broke the school record with a time of 27.44 seconds in the 200-meter dash. Sanders finished tied for 16th in her first collegiate race.
The Nighthawks will compete at the Rhode Island College Invitational on Saturday, December 9th.