WOMEN'S COLLEGE TRACK & FIELD: ATHENS GRAD LOCKARD KICKS OFF FINAL SEASON AT ROCHESTER (2017-04-07)
Valley Sports Report BLACKSBURG, Va. — Athens grad Laura Lockard, a senior on the University of Rochester’s women’s track & field team, kicked off her final collegiate season at the Colonial Relays on the campus of William & Mary College over the weekend.
Locked finished second in her heat in the 400-meter dash in a time of 1:00..07 in a field that included many Division I schools.
Lockard was part of the 800-meter relay team, along with Notre Dame grad Brittany Schutrum, that finished 26th overall, but was first among Division III entries in the event in a time of 1:46.16.
Lockard and Schutrum also ran on the 400-meter relay team that clocked in at 50.87 seconds, finishing third in its heat.
Rochester returns to action Sunday at the Nazareth College “Roc City Classic.”