Women's Track

Cvitanovic Places Fifth At The European Cup

Go smu! Lucija Cvitanovic
Go smu!
Lucija Cvitanovic
Go smu!

July 10, 2014

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MADEIRA, Portugal (SMU) - SMU track athlete Lucija Cvitanovic placed fifth in the European Cup of Combined Events in Madeira, Portugal. Cvitanovic represented Croatia at the international event.

Cvitanovic posted the top mark in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:17.62, and took second in javelin with a throw of 47.53 meters. In total, Cvitanovic collected 5,388 points for the two day event from July 5-6.

The rising junior helped lead SMU to a sweep of the indoor and outdoor American Athletic Conference titles. Cvitanovic took conference championships in the pentathlon (indoor), heptathlon (outdoor) and javelin (outdoor). She was named Most Outstanding Field Performer in the outdoor championships and advanced to the NCAA Championships in heptathlon, where she placed 17th.



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