PHILADELPHIA - Chatham High gradate Kat Grimes, now a senior at Brown University, placed third at the Penn Relays in the 3,000-meter steeplechase on Thursday.

Grimes ran a personal-best time of 10:51.67. That time bettered her personal record by eight seconds. Lizzie Bird of Princeton was first in 10:16.47 and Morgan Richards of Charlotte was second in 10:47.08.