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For the third straight year, Dartmouth’s Abbey D’Agostino ’14 has been named the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Northeast Region Women’s Track Athlete of the Year, the organization announced on June 9.
D’Agostino has now been named the top female track athlete in the Northeast in 2012, 2013, and 2014 in addition to earning the distinction twice for indoor track and field (2013, 2014) and three times in cross country (2011, 2012, 2013).
Watch Live: D’Agostino’s June 14 RaceThis spring, D’Agostino added to her already impressive resume by winning three more Ivy League championships (3000 meters, 5000 meters, and 10,000 meters) in May. By winning all three distance races, she accomplished in one weekend what no other Ivy League female had ever done in an entire career.
Dartmouth will host a viewing party for Abbey D’Agostino’s final race. The event, which is free and open to the public, begins at 5:30 p.m. on June 14 in Memorial Stadium.
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Just over a week ago, the Topsfield, Mass., native placed second in a field of 48 and won her 5000-meter heat at the 2014 NCAA East Regional, securing a berth at this week’s NCAA Division I Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., where D’Agostino will seek her eighth career national title.
Additionally, Mark Coogan was named the 2014 Northeast Region Women’s Outdoor Assistant Coach of the Year.