Track and Field: Donovan Qualifies for NCAA Division III Championship

May 28, 2009

Delaware Valley College freshman Meghan Donovan (Freehold, NJ/Freehold Township) has qualified for the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the high jump and will compete at Don Drumm Stadium in Marietta, Ohio on Saturday, May 23. 

Donovan is the first Aggie to reach the NCAA Championships in more than a decade and will be one of 25 qualifiers in the event. She set a school record and tied nine others for the seventh-best mark in the country at the ECAC Championships last Saturday as she set cleared the bar at 5 feet, 5.75 inches. 

Ashley Huston of Hardin Simmons University notched the best mark of the season as she cleared the bar at 5 feet, 8 inches. Kristen Serikstad of Cortland State (5-7.75) and Kayla Fleming of Rhode Island College (5-7.25) round out the top three performances during the year.’