Wednesday, February 27, 2013
High Fives are the Top-5 performances by Westminster athletes during the previous week as selected by the Titan Sports Blogger.
#1 - Marissa Kalsey (Women's Track and Field) - Kalsey led the women's team to a first-place finish in the 2013 PAC Indoor Invitational as she placed first in the pole vault with a school-record mark of 3.74 meters. It was the second time Kalsey broke her own record of 3.55m that she set in December at the YSU Invitational. Kalsey's mark of 3.74m moved her up to seventh in the nation.
#2 - Liv Miller (Women's Track and Field) - Miller guided Westminster to first-place at the PAC Invitational last week as she placed first in the one-mile run with a school-record time of 5:34.55. The Titan women won out of eight schools with 153 points.
#3 - Aaron Sutton (Men's Track and Field) - Sutton set a school-record in the one-mile run with a time of 4:35.10 at the PAC indoor invitational this past week. The men placed 6th out of seven schools.
#4 - Jenn Cantella (Women's Basketball) - The Titans played their final game of the season last week, which ended in a 61-53 loss at Waynesburg in the PAC Tournament. The Titans were led by Cantella, who had a team-high 12 points and three three-pointers.
#5 - Marshall Finelli (Men's Tennis) - Against Penn State-Behrend, Finelli battled hard in no. 5 singles, but lost 6-4, 6-4.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.