Alumni Update: Tabitha Bemis (Edinboro)

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Edinboro junior Tabitha Bemis was named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Women's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week.

Bemis, a Quaker Valley graduate, received four gold medals at the Al Hall Freedom Games.

She posted a national provisional qualifying mark in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.68 seconds, the fastest time in the PSAC and seventh fastest in NCAA Division II. Bemis' 60-meter hurdles mark also set a new meet and dome record.

In the 200-meter dash, her first-place, national provisional qualifying run came in at 25.98 seconds, ranking fourth in the PSAC. Her 4x400 relay team also came in first, with a time of 4:05.71, which is currently fifth in the PSAC.

Bemis showed her diversity as she recorded a national provisional qualifying mark of 18 feet, 9 inches in the long jump, winning the event that day. Currently, she is second in the PSAC for this jump and 10th in Division II.