Laura Winn Finishes 11th in 3000-Meter Steeplechase at Florida Relays

March 27, 2003

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville University senior Laura Winn (Wilmington, Mass.) finished 11th in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a season-best time of 12:22.45 Thursday evening at the Coca-Cola Florida Relays at the Percy Beard Track in Gainesville.

Winn improved her time in the steeplechase by nearly 20 seconds, which she achieved last weekend at the FSU Relays in Tallahassee. Freshman Lindsey Moffenbier (McDonough, Ga.) was the Dolphins' top finisher in the 5000-meter run placing 22nd with a time of 18:27.42, while sophomore Christina Bensi (Troy, N.Y.) finished 31st with a season-best 19:40.56.

The Dolphins resume competition at the Coca-Cola Florida Relays Friday with sprint events at the Percy Beard Track on the University of Florida campus.