ERIE, Pa. — Penn State Behrend’s track and field teams competed in the All-Atlantic Region Outdoor Track and Field Championships at SUNY Cortland. The women’s team placed 10th; the men were 11th.
The college’s baseball team also was in action last week. Here are the scores and highlights:
Grove City 3, Penn State Behrend 1
The Lions exited the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference championships in the semifinal round. The team ended its season with a 24-17 record.
Men’s track and field
Braeden Smith, a sophomore from Erie, won the high jump at the All-Atlantic Region Outdoor Track and Field Championships. He cleared a height of 2.09 meters, which was the sixth-best score in Division III competition.
Women’s track and field
Courtney Sargent, a senior from Erie, won the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the All-Atlantic Region Outdoor Track and Field Championships. She finished in 11:24.61, breaking her own school record. Haley Yenchik, a senior from Cecil, won the pole vault, clearing a height of 3.63 meters.
Scores, results and updates for Penn State Behrend athletics are posted at psblions.com.