Pitts sixth in discus at ECAC Championships

Danielle Pitts (photo by Middle Atlantic Conference)
Danielle Pitts (photo by Middle Atlantic Conference)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Hood College's Danielle Pitts placed sixth in the discus competition at the ECAC Championships hosted at Southern Connecticut State. 


  • Pitts turned in a season-best throw of 33.27 meters (109-2). 


  • Hood tied for 20th in the team scoring. 
  • Rutgers-Newark won the ECAC Championship with 127 points. 


  • "We really put together some outstanding performances at the ECAC Championships capping off a very solid 2018-2019 indoor and outdoor season. AJ, Danielle, and Evan really brought their 'A' game with three PRs and a season-best performance. Having our athletes maintain their enthusiasm for competition and perform their very best in championship competition is what it's all about and what we are proudest of as a staff," head coach Chris Benassi. 
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