HBCU Round-Up: MEAC Indoor Track Update
Phinesse Demps | 2/6/2017, 6:30 p.m. | Updated on 2/6/2017, 12:17 p.m.
Track and Field Sets Two School Records at the Buccaneer Invitational
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Sophomore LaRon James set the school record in the long jump, while junior Kourtney Sizemore set the school record in the pole vault at the Buccaneer Invitational Friday and Saturday.
NCCU T&F Collects 11 Top-10 Finishes at Camel City Invitational
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – North Carolina Central University sophomore Bethany White posted personal-best times in two events to headline 11 Eagles placing among the top-10 at the annual indoor track & field Camel City Invitational in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Dickson Goes Back to the Top
WINSTON-SALEM – The Camel City Invitational was good to the North Carolina A&T men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams over the weekend. Sophomore Michael Dickson especially benefited by performing well enough to once again find himself No. 1 in the nation in the 60-meter hurdles.
Bah Sets New School Record
Staten Island, NY - The Howard University Track and Field Team traveled to Staten Island, New York last week to perform at the Villanova Open Invitational at the Ocean Breeze Track and Field Complex. The number of athletes who traveled to this meet was less than usual; however, the smaller group still made an impact. The team overall had 10 Top 8 finishes, mostly coming from the team's jumpers.
HAWKS FLY HIGH WITH LIMITED ROSTER AT VILLANOVA
STATEN ISLAND, New York - Not every Maryland Eastern Shore track & field student-athlete made the journey to New York for Saturday’s Villanova Invitational, but those who did represented the Hawks exceptionally well. One player reset his own school record, four others qualified for postseason and nine set new personal records in a meet not affected by team scoring.