Paramus, NJ -Bergen CC Women's Outdoor Track & Field finished fifth in the NJCAA Division III National Championship at Howard Community College in Maryland earlier this month with three bulldogs earning All-American recognition.
Shauntierah Douglas of Garfield threw the javelin 45.19 meters or 148 feet and three and one-quarter inches for a new National NJCAA record. The previous record, 128 feet and 10 inches (39.26 meters) had held since 1999.
Shauntierah also garnered the "Field Athlete of the Meet" award; earning All-American honors in javelin, 100-meter dash, the shot put and the Coaches All-American recognition in the long jump. She achieved her personal best in the long jump and shot put during the national tournament.