Madeia Races in 800 Meter Dash at Swarthmore Final Qualifying Meet

Madeia Races in 800 Meter Dash at Swarthmore Final Qualifying Meet

Swarthmore, Pa. - May 14, 2018 - Springfield College's Kristen Madeia (Berlin, Conn.) competed at the Swarthmore Final Qualifying Meet on Monday night, and took 13th overall in the 800 meter race with a time of 2:14.02 to take 13th overall.

Madeia's time of 2:14.02 is a new career-best time for the junior, as she is now ranked No. 30 in all of Division III. The Business Management major will now try to qualify for the NCAA Division III Championships at the MIT Final Qualifying meet on Thursday, May 17.