RICHMOND, Va.  --  The Colonial Athletic Association announced its post-season women's track & field honors this week and 10 University of Delaware standouts were recognized for their accomplishments during the spring season.

Earning All-CAA honors based on their top three finishes at the CAA Championships back on May 5-6 at Delaware were CAA discus champion Sarah Hillman, Ashley Bailey (pole vault), Liz McGroarty (800 meters, 1,500 meters), Jeanette Bendolph (800 meters), Leslie Ope (100 meter hurdles), London Freeland (400 meter hurdles; 4 x 400 meter relay),  Carolyn Darr (4 x 100 meter hurdles; 4 x 400 meter hurdles), Isis Pinkney (4 x 100 meter relay), Haley Berkeley (4 x 100 meter relay), Tyler Jackson (4 x 100 meter relay), Nadia Khoury (4 x 400 meter relay), and Carly Pettipaw (4 x 400 meter relay).

Pettipaw was also honored as part of the CAA All-Academic Team, which honors one student-athlete from each conference team based on outstanding achievements in the classroom.

A native of Mt. Laurel, N.J. (Lenape High School), Pettipaw is a biomedical engineering major who is a three-time member of the CAA Academic Honor Roll, a CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee, and a dean's list student.

She placed second in the 4 x 400 meter relay and fifth in the 400 meter hurdles at the CAA Championships and went on to earn All-East honors by placing seventh in the 4 x 400 meter relay and eighth in the 400 meter hurdles at the ECAC Championships in May.

Also earning spots on the CAA All-Academic Team were Alexis Dickerson (UNCW); Zanae Freeland (Towson); Leia Mistowski (William & Mary); Tessa Mundell (James Madison); Briana O'Grady (Elon); Julisa Tindall (College of Charleston); and Audrey Weyand (Northeastern).

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