Freshman Caitlyn Demers (Dartmouth, Mass.) was one of four members of the UMass Dartmouth track and field team to qualify for the New England Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the Yellow Jacket Invitational hosted by AIC on April 8. Her time of 1:06.87 gave her the event win the 400-meter hurdles in the field of 25.
This past Saturday, she additionally qualified for the N.E. Division III Championships in the 400-meter dash at the Trinity Invitational. She placed second overall in 59.67 and was one of just two below the minute mark on the day, ranking fourth all-time in program history in outdoor times in the event.