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SUMMARY OF 2005-06 WESLEYAN WOMEN'S INDOOR TRACK SEASON

2005-06 Overall Record: 11-16 (Note: Overall record based on results in scored meets which have no qualifying standards)

Cardinal Invitational (no team scoring) - 12/3/05 at Middletown, Conn.  (Wesleyan University)
PARTICIPATING TEAMS: Coast Guard, Eastern Conn., Medgar Evers, Mount Holyoke, Springfield, SUNY-Cobleskill, Vassar, Wesleyan, Westfield St.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-FIVE FINISHERS:  55m - Tameir Holder, 5th, :08.08.   500m - Stephanie O'Brien, 1st, 1:23.06.   800m - Cara Chebuske, 1st, 2:27.42.   Mile - Megan Kretz, 5th, 5:52.42.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 2nd, 37-7 3/4.   20-lb. Weight - Kristy Williams, 1st, 45-5.  4x200m Relay - Abby Austin, Lisa Sussman, Rachel Foley, Tameir Holder, 3rd, 1:59.33.  4x400m Relay - Stephanie O'Brien, Lisa Sussman, Cara Chebuske, Rachel Foley, 2nd, 4:20.16.
Link to complete Cardinal Invitational women's meet results

Wesleyan Invitational (no team scoring) - 1/14/06 at Middletown, Conn.
PARTICIPATING TEAMS: Amherst, CC of R.I., Medgar Evers, Middlebury, R.I.C., R.P.I., Smith, St. Joseph's (NY), Wesleyan.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-FIVE FINISHERS:  55m - Tameir Holder, 5th, :07.77.   600m - Stephanie O'Brien, 5th, 1:44.15.   800m - Cara Chebuske, 2nd, 2:29.70 ; Liz Wheatley, 4th, 2:35.06.   Mile - Anna Schindler, 5th, 5:28.62.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 2nd, 38-0.   20-lb. Weight - Kristy Williams, 2nd, 45-8.
Link to complete Wesleyan Invitational women's meet results

Tufts Invitational - 8th of 16 teams - 1/21/06 at Medford, Mass.
TEAM SCORING: Tufts  163, Bates  95, Amherst  86, Keene St.  83, Colby  83, Plattsburgh  56, Trinity  31, Wesleyan  28, R.I.C.  27, Worcester St.  25, Fitchburg St.  16, Salem St.  13, Mount Holyoke  10, Assumption  9, Regis  6, Hartwick  2.
WESLEYAN'S POINT-GETTERS (Top 8): 55m - Tameir Holder, 6th, :07.92.  400m - Nora Shin, 7th, 1:06.54.   500m - Stephanie O'Brien, 3rd, 1:20.72.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 2nd, 37-10 3/4.  Weight Throw - Kristy Williams, 3rd, 44-5 1/2.  4x400m Relay - Stephanie O'Brien, Cara Chebuske, Liz Wheatley, Anna Schindler, 5th, 4:23.16
Link to complete Tufts Invitational women's meet results - currently unavailable

Cardinal Invitational II (no team scoring) - 1/28/06 at Middletown, Conn.  (Wesleyan University)
PARTICIPATING TEAMS:  Amherst, Assumption, Bridgewater St., Bryant, C.C.N.Y., C.C. of R.I., Coast Guard, Conn. College, Dutchess C.C., Eastern Conn., Farmingdale, Keene St., Mount Holyoke, N.J. City U., Queensborough, Roger Williams, Trinity, Union, Vassar, Wesleyan, Westfield St., WPI, Worcester St.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-EIGHT FINISHERS:  500m - Stephanie O'Brien, 1st, 1:21.50.   800m - Cara Chebuske, 3rd, 2:24.43.   1000m - Anna Schindler, 2nd, 3:13.61.  5000m - Ellen Davis, 1st, 17:33.77 ; Erin Smith, 3rd, 18:33.25 ; Lucia Pier, 7th, 19:24.57.   4x400m Relay - 4th, 4:23.88.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 3rd, 37-11 1/4.
Link to complete Cardinal Invitational II women's meet results

Smith Co-Ed Invitational - 10th of 13 teams - 2/4/06 at Northampton, Mass.
TEAM SCORING:  Williams  162, Amherst 111, Bryant  90.5, Coast Guard  76.5, Mount Holyoke  57, Westfield St.  44, Assumption  43, Smith  41, N.Y.U.  38, Wesleyan  37, Union  36, Salem St.  16, Vassar  8.
WESLEYAN'S POINT-GETTERS (Top 8):  600m - Stephanie O'Brien, 3rd, 1:42.87.  1000m - Cara Chebuske, 3rd, 3:07.22.  Mile - Anna Schindler, 7th, 5:22.87.  3000m - Ellen Davis, 1st, 10:05.17.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 4th, 39-1 1/4.  Weight Throw - Kristy Williams, 2nd, 47-8.
Link to complete Smith Co-Ed Invitational women's meet results

Boston U. Valentine's Meet - no team scoring - 2/10/06 at Boston, Mass.
Highlights: 
In a large meet that featured participants from all three divisions, Ellen Davis '07 placed third of 41 in the 5,000-meter race in a Wesleyan-record time of 16:46.61.  It also qualified her automatically for the NCAA Division III Championships and is currently the fastest time in the country in Division III.

Wesleyan Invitational II - no team scoring - 2/11/06 at Middletown, Conn.
PARTICIPATING TEAMS:  Amherst, Bryant, Clark, C.C. of R.I., Conn. College, Fairfield, Hartford, Medgar Evers, Mount Holyoke, N.Y.U., Queensborough, Vassar, Wesleyan.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-FIVE FINISHERS:  1000m - Liz Wheatley, 5th, 3:17.66.  Triple Jump - Penny Essoyan, 4th, 30-6 1/2.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 1st, 40-4 3/4*.  Weight Throw - Kristy Williams, 2nd, 40-6 3/4.  Distance Medley Relay - Anna Schindler, Steph O'Brien, Cara Chebuske, Ellen Davis, 1st, 12:56.55. 
*Team record.
Link to complete Wesleyan Invitational II women's meet results

New England Division III Championships - 9th of 22 scoring teams - 2/17-18/06 at Medford, Mass. (Tufts U.)
TOP 10 TEAM SCORING:  Williams  154, Tufts  122.33, Amherst  66, Bowdoin  52, Brandeis  48, Keene St..47, Bates  44.5, Springfield  44, Wesleyan  39, Colby  38.33.
WESLEYAN'S POINT-GETTERS (Top 8):  600m - Stephanie O'Brien, 7th, 1:41.22.  1000m - Cara Chebuske, 6th, 3:03.55.  3000m - Ellen Davis, 1st, 9:54.55*.  5000m - Erin Smith, 5th, 18:14.06.  Shot Put - Kristy Williams, 3rd, 40-3 1/2.  Weight Throw - Kristy Williams, 5th, 45-11 1/4.  Distance Medley Relay - Anna Schindler, Stephanie O'Brien, Cara Chebuske, Ellen Davis, 1st, 12:18.38*
*Team record. 
Link to complete New England Division III Championships women's meet results - currently unavailable

New England Championships - did not score - 2/24-25/06 at Boston, Mass. (Boston U.)
TOP 10 TEAM SCORING:  UConn  181.83, Northeastern  116, Williams  66.5, UMass Lowell  53, Southern Conn. & Maine  30, Boston U. & New Hampshire  27, Keene St.  26, Providence  24.  Wesleyan - did not score.
WESLEYAN'S POINT-GETTERS (Top 8):  none.  Notes - Wesleyan's DMR placed ninth in a time of 12:19.66 as the best placing by a Wesleyan entry.
Link to complete New England Championships women's meet results - currently unavailable

Last Chance Meet - no team scoring - 3/3/06 at New Haven, Conn.  (Yale U.)
NOTES:  Wesleyan had two competitors with Ellen Davis placing fifth in the mile in a team-record 5:03.83 while Cara Chebuske had a season-best 2:18.21 to finish seventh in the 800m.
Link to complete Last Chance Meet  women's meet results

NCAA Division III Championships - 34th (tied) of 55 scoring teams - 3/10-11/06 at Northfield, Minn..  (St. Olaf)
NOTES: Competing in the 5,000m race, Ellen Davis placed fourth for All-America honors with a time of 17:11.03.  It was her second time as an All-American in the event, having placed eighth a year ago.  The winning time by Caroline Cretti of Williams was 16:44.57.
Link to complete NCAA Division III women's meet results