Allen, Leininger’s 1-2 Finish Leads Track on Final Day of PL Outdoor Championships

Allen, Leininger’s 1-2 Finish Leads Track on Final Day of PL Outdoor Championships

Mark Allen and Mark Leininger each achieved All-Patriot League status on the final day of the 2013 Patriot League Championships, finishing first and second, respectively, in the 5,000 meter run to close out competition on Saturday. 

Allen won the event and was named First Team All-Patriot League after posting an IC4A time of 14:25.77. Leininger secured the Eagles' sweep of the top spots, registering an IC4A mark of 14:29.09 to be named to the All-Patriot League Second Team. David McCombs also tallied a top-15 finish on the final day of competition, placing 12th in the 1,500 in 4:04.14.

Julia Sullivan led the women's team on Saturday, placing seventh in the 1,500 meter run with a time of 4:40.21. Ali Tyburski notched a top-15 finish as well in the event, finishing 12th in 4:49.29. 

The men's team finished sixth in the overall standings while the women's team came in eighth. Bucknell won both the men's and women's titles.