Popp, Gilderdale Earn All-New England Honors

Lexi Popp
Lexi Popp

Westfield State athletes Lexi Popp and Lauren Gilderdale earned All-New England honors for their performances at the at the NEICAAA (New England All-Divisions) championship meet held at Southern Connecticut State on Friday and Saturday.

Lexi Popp placed fifth in the 400 hurdles in a time of 1:02.02, while Lauren Gilderdale finished eighth in the hammer with a top toss of 49.29 m (161'-08").

Freshman Amy O'Sullivan placed in the 10,000 meters, while senior Kerri Long placed 11th in the 400 hurdles.

The Westfield women were 29th in the team scoring with six points.   Dartmouth won the meet with 107 points.