Women's Track & Field All-CSAC Honors

Women's Track & Field All-CSAC Honors

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend women's outdoor and track and field team won the Colonial States Athletic (CSAC) Championship on Sunday and a total of 14 women earned All-Conference honors by finishing in the top three of their respective events.

Senior Courtney Sargent (Erie, PA/Collegiate Academy) was named the CSAC Women's Track Athlete of the Year. Sargent took home gold in the 3,000m steeplechase event with a time of 11:35.41, winning by more than 15 seconds breaking the CSAC conference record. She also finished second in the 800m run and 1500m run along with fourth in the 100m hurdles. Sargent was also a member of the winning 4x100m relay team.

Senior Haley Yenchik (Cecil, PA/Canon McMillan) was named the CSAC Women's Field Athlete of the Year. Yenchik won four events at the CSAC Championships. She won the pole vault event with a height of 3.40m followed by a leap of 9.95m in the triple jump to take home the gold on day one. Yenchik also won the 100m dash on Sunday with a time of 12.87 followed with a win in the long jump. In the long jump, Yenchik had a record-breaking leap of 5.38m. Yenchik was also a member of both the winning 4x400m relay and 4x100m relay

Below are the athletes that earned All-CSAC honors:

First-Team All-CSAC                                           

100m   Haley Yenchik  PS-Behrend  
200m   Gabriella Loeffler  PS-Behrend  
400m   Gabriella Loeffler  PS-Behrend  
800m  Jenna Shelton PS-Behrend  
1500m  Jenna Shelton PS-Behrend  
5000m  Savanna Carr PS-Behrend  
10000m  Erica Koenig PS-Behrend  
Steeple  Courtney Sargent PS-Behrend  
4x1   PS-Behrend  
4x1   PS-Behrend  
Pole Vault   Haley Yenchik  PS-Behrend  
Long Jump  Haley Yenchik  PS-Behrend  
Triple Jump  Haley Yenchik  PS-Behrend  
High Jump  Caroline Upham PS-Behrend  
Shot Put  Emily Mischen  PS-Behrend  
Discus  Emily Mischen  PS-Behrend  

Second-Team All-CSAC 

200m    Haley Yenchik PS-Behrend
400m  Jenna Shelton PS-Behrend
800m     Courtney Sargent PS-Behrend
1500m  Courtney Sargent PS-Behrend
5000m  Riley Crissman PS-Behrend
400h  Hanna Drozynski PS-Behrend
Hammer  Emily Mischen PS-Behrend
Long Jump  Maddie Werner  PS-Behrend

Honorable Mention All-CSAC        

100m  Suraihyah Sule  PS-Behrend
100h  Maria Czerwinski PS-Behrend
Steeple  Hanna Drozynsk PS-Behrend
Pole Vault   Maria Campbell  PS-Behrend
Long Jump Gabriella Loeffler PS-Behrend


Courtney Sargent                                PS-Behrend