June 18, 2012
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Four freshmen from the University of Michigan women's track and field team competed in the USA Junior Outdoor Championships from June 15-17 at Indiana's Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex.
Anna Pasternak (Brighton, Mich./Hartland) highlighted the event, finishing sixth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase in a time of 11:00.39.
Laura Addison (Spring Lake, Mich./Grand Haven) notched a time of 4:35.18 and Devon Hoppe (Newport Beach, Calif./Corona Del Mar) clocked a4:39.17 in the 1,500-meter run, placing 13th and 15th, respectively, in a field of 24 runners. Addison was just one spot shy of qualifying for the finals.
In the pole vault, Victoria Wesley (Marine City, Mich./Marine City) did not record a mark, failing to clear the bar at 3.80 meters (12-5.50) on all three attempts.
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