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Klein Takes Third in 3000m at Heps Day 1

Dana Klein (Courtesy of Ivy League)
Dana Klein (Courtesy of Ivy League)

HANOVER, N.H. – The Bulldogs wrapped up day one of the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships at Dartmouth this weekend. The team earned six points on the day thanks to a strong performance by senior Dana Klein in the 3,000-meter run. Meanwhile, sophomore Lillian Enes earned a spot in the 400-meter finals for the Bulldogs.

Enes qualified for the final of the 400-meter dash by winning her heat of the event in a time of 56.57s. This is just the latest in a string of outstanding performances by the sophomore, as she earned not only a personal best, but the fourth-fastest time in Yale history. She also earned a spot in the ECAC Championships for her time. The final of this event will be contested tomorrow afternoon.

Meanwhile, Klein earned third to cap off the evening in a hard-fought 3,000-meter run. The senior captain held tight throughout a tough race to finish in 9:44.22 for third. The senior captain has enjoyed a strong season after coming off a personal best performance at the Valentine Invitational.

The team caps off the final day of the Heptagonal Championships caps off tomorrow afternoon. This event will be broadcasted in the link found on the preview linked above.

Recap by Ariel A. Sanchez '19, Yale Sports Publicity