Franz Eclipes her School Record in the 1500 Meters by More Than Five Seconds at Princeton's Larry Ellis Invitational

Franz Eclipes her School Record in the 1500 Meters by More Than Five Seconds at Princeton's Larry Ellis Invitational

PRINCETON, N.J.--Connecticut College junior Bella Franz (Water Mill, N.Y.) eclipsed her school record in the 1500 meters by more than five seconds at the Larry Ellis Invitational Friday night.

Franz posted a time of 4:33.91, topping her previous record of 4:39 she set at the 2015 Larry Ellis Invitational.

Franz vaulted her way all the way up into the top 20 on the national performance list tonight.

She qualified for the New England Division III, the ECAC and the All-New England (Division 1, 2, 3) Championships for the Camels.

The Camels will be competing at the Wesleyan University Invitational Saturday.