Setting the Scene

What: Bucknell Tune-Up

When: Friday, February 9, 2018

Where: Gerhard Fieldhouse – Lewisburg, Pa.


About the Bison/Last Time Out

  •     With one week to go before the Patriot League Indoor Championships, the Bison will host their fifth meet of the year.
  •     Bucknell returns to action after competing in the Scarlet and White Invitational on Saturday.
  •     Christine Bendzinski set a school record in the mile for a second consecutive week by running a 4:43.12 in the mile.
  •     Jennifer Dietrich finished the 400m in 57.20 and moved up to ninth on Bucknell’s all-time top-10 list.
  •     Tiara Tardy continued her stellar freshman campaign and ran a great 800m race. She clocked in a 2:10.27 split, which ranks as the third-fastest time in program history on the all-time list.
  •     Jenna Farmer set a new personal best in the 1,000m (2:52.52) to qualify for IC4A. She placed fifth in the event.
  •     Bucknell Ranks 14th in the Mid-Atlantic Region

Last Year at Bucknell Tune-Up

ECAC Qualifiers:

Weekly Awards Won by the Bison

  •     Christine Bendzinski (Jan 28.) – Patriot League Female Track/ Bison Athlete of the Week
  •     Tiara Tardy (Jan 28.) – Patriot League Female Rookie of the Week

Up Next

  •     The Bison will compete in the Patriot League Indoor Championships, looking to win their fourth straight title.