Bishop Places 2nd in Pentathlon at Tufts Invitational

MEDFORD, Mass.--Junior Abby Bishop placed 2nd out of 13 competitors in the pentathlon at the Tufts University Invitational where she scored 2944 points.

Bishop started off the day with a 9.87 second time in the 60 meter hurdles, the third fastest time in the competition. In the next event, she soared over a collegiate best of 4' 10.5".

In the shot put, her best mark of the day was 29' 5.5" followed by a long jump mark of 16' .75", which was the second best performance in the competition. Closing out the day, Bishop ran a 2:37.45 in the 800 meter run.