Philadelphia, Pa.—UMBC track and field kicked off the Penn Relays on Thursday, led by the 4x100m relay team that earned a spot in the ECAC final tomorrow afternoon. The Penn Relays will serve as the final tune up before the America East Championships.
Individually, Yinka Alabi and Madeleine Entwistle finished 47th and 49th respectively in the 400m hurdles with times of 1:04.71 and 1:04.80. Sophia Cologer rounded out the competitors on Thursday, taking 18th in the 5,000m with a time of 17:11.40.
Day two of the Penn Relays will commence tomorrow morning at 9 a.m.