HARRISONBURG, Va., Feb. 5, 2014 - James Madison track and field head coach Ta' Frias sits down with MadiZONE HD Sportsnet to discuss her team's great showing at George Mason's Patriot Games last weekend. The Dukes had six champions and five runner-up finishes in the event.
Coach Frias goes on to talk about the team's multi-event athletes who competed in the pentathlon for the first time of the season. Included in that group was freshman Summer Walter, who finished second in her first collegiate pentathlon.
Coach Frias also discusses how pleased she is with the improvement she has seen from the team in such a short time this season, and how she hopes to see that continue this weekend when the Dukes travel to State College, Pa. for the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup. The event, hosted by Penn State, begins Friday and wraps uo Saturday evening.