Alumni Update - Marissa Polk (Robert Morris)

Written by Drew Karpen on .

Landover, Md. – Senior Yulia Vasilyeva(Volgograd, Russia) won one event and tied a school record inPolk RMU another to lead the Robert Morris University women's indoor track & field team on the second and final day of competition at the Northeast Conference Championships at Prince George's S&L Complex.

Junior Marissa Polk, a Oakland Catholic graduate,came in seventh in the mile run in 5:09.93. Polk shaved more than 10 seconds off of her time in the preliminaries while posting the second-fastest time in school history, missing her own program record by less than a quarter second.


(photo courtesy of Robert Morris University)