Tiger Duo Pace Ivy Showing on Final Day of NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Princeton's Ashley Higginson and Donn Cabral recorded a sixth and eighth place finish, respectively, in their final events Saturday, bringing the Ivy League's contingent of top-eight finishers to six at the 2011 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
Official announcements do not come until Monday, but individuals who place first through eighth will earn USTFCCCA First-Team All-America honors.
Higginson, a senior, finished sixth in the 3,000m steeplechase final in 10:03.15. She ran the semifinal on Thursday in 10:03.63.
Cabral, a junior, earned his second top-eight finish of the week, placing eighth in the 5,000m with a PR at 13:40.62. He was the runner up in the 3,000m steeplechase on Friday.