Elder Competes At Last Chance Meet In North Carolina

Ashley Elder competes in discus throw.


When and Where: May 12, 2019 – Mount Olive Final Qualifier (Mount Olive, N.C.)
Result: Southern New Hampshire University – NTS

SNHU Senior Ashley Elder (Bristol, Conn.) headed to North Carolina over the weekend to make one final push to qualify for the NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships.  She participated in the both the shot put and discus throw, and now awaits word on whether she will participate in the National Championships, to be held May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas.

Shot Put:  Finished 2nd with a throw of 14.34m (47' 0.75")
Discus Throw:  Finished 4th with a toss of 44.79m (146' 11")

Season Marks For Elder:
Shot Put:  14.82m (48' 7.5") - Penmen Relays
Discus Throw:  47.39m (155' 6") - Stonehill Skyhawk

What's Next:
Senior Ashley Elder will await word on the NCAA Championships.  She has met provisional qualifying standards in both shot put and discus throw this season.  

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