April 22, 2004
PHILADELPHIA, PA -Amherst College junior All-America Carter Hamill (Richmond, VA) finished fourth in the 10,000-meter run, and first-year All-America Shauneen Garrahan (Fairfax Station, VA) took home eighth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Penn Relays, hosted by the University of Pennsylvania on Thursday.
Competing against mostly Division I and II opponents, Hamill and Garrahan were each the top Division III finishers in their respective events. Hamill ran the 10,000 in 34:43.12, while Garrahan posted a time of 10:43.22. Senior Aly Venti (Newton, MA) competed in the Olympic Development section of the 5,000-meter run, finishing with a time of 17:13.26.
On the men's side, junior Mike Page (Fargo, ND) was the lone entrant for the Jeffs, finishing the 5,000-meter run in 14:47.68.
Amherst returns to action Saturday at the NESCAC Championships, hosted by Trinity College.