College Corner: Carr runs 800 at Elizabethtown

DeSales University photo Greg Peters

WOMEN’S TRACK

Elizabethtown freshman Rachel Carr (Phoenixville) finished sixth in the 800 meters during the Collegeville Classic at Ursinus College. Carr was timed at 2:26.80.

One of Carr’s teammates is junior Traci Tempone (Perkiomen Valley), who finished third in the mile at 5:12.06.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

Janay Winston (Phoenixville) is a 5-7 junior forward at Penn State Abington. She has scored 215 points through 18 games for an 11.9 points per game scoring average for the Lady Lions (8-10 overall, 6-5 NEAC).

Winston also has 12 steals, 12 blocked shots and 41 assists thus far. She is averaging 5.3 rebounds per game with a total of 96 boards (23 offensive, 73 defensive). At the free throw line, she is shooting 33-for-43 (.767). In field goal shooting, Winston stands at 89-for-239 (.372) and 4-for-10 in treys.

Winston scored 21 points against Lancaster Bible on Jan. 23 and had 20 versus Cedar Crest back on Dec. 8.

Kutztown senior Ashley Wood (Spring-Ford) led the Golden Bears with 13 points, but Kutztown’s three-game winning streak was snapped in a 78-56 loss to Millersville. Wood had eight points, four rebounds and three steals earlier in the week in a win over Cheyney.

Wood recently scored the 1,000th point of her career.

WOMEN’S SWIMMING

Boston University senior Megan Happ (Spring-Ford) finished third in the 1,650 freestyle (17:32.27) during the Dartmouth Invitational. Last week, Happ took third in the 1,000 free (10:22.80) in a win over New Hampshire.

Akron freshman Erin Seiler (Spring-Ford) finished third in the 100 butterfly in a loss to Miami (Ohio).

MEN’S SWIMMING

Penn State junior John Hauser (St. Pius X) won the 200 free (1:39.37) and 500 free (4:32.54) in a 188-112 win over Navy. It marked the fourth win of the year for Hauser in the 200 and first in the 500.

At Bloomsbuerg, sophomore Aaron Cancro (Spring-Ford) finished third in the 200 back (2:04.72).

MEN’S BASKETBALL

Greg Peters (Phoenixville) is a 6-7 senior center/forward at DeSales University (16-3, 8-0).

Peters has scored 72 points in 14 games played for a 5.1 average. He is averaging 11.5 minutes played per outing with the Bulldogs.

In field goal shooting, Peters is 26-for-47 (.553) with an 0-for-4 mark in treys. At the foul line, Peters is 20-for-29 (.690). Peters has grabbed 54 rebounds (11 offensive, 43 defensive) for a 3.9 average per game. He also has five assists and three blocked shots.