Women's Track & Field

Bailey Sets Hammer Record at Messiah

Samantha Bailey
Samantha Bailey

GRANTHAM, Pa. - Hood College's Samantha Bailey broke the Blazers' record in the hammer throw at the Messiah Invitational.

How it Happened

  • Bailey had a best throw of 131-0 (39.93) to finish fifth. The throw broke the old Hood record of 123-3 (37.57) set by Nalla Tejera in 2013. 
  • Karina Stetsyuk finished eighth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 12:42.42. 
  • The 4x400-meter relay team consisting of Andrea Christmas, Jackie Mangogna, Anne Lessard and Alyssa Siebers took eighth in 4:40.04. 
  • Jill Heymann tied for 10th in the 100-meter hurdles in 16.54 seconds. 

Up Next

Hood heads to Johns Hopkins on April 14.