STATEN ISLAND, NY – The Bowie State men’s track and field team ended its season opener at the Seahawk Shootout on a high note on Friday at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex in Staten Island, NY. The meet marked the final competition of the 2022-23 portion of the schedule for the Bulldogs.

Full Results

Notable Highlights

·        James Jones (Baltimore, MD) ran a time of 1:25.61 in the 600m race for 15th overall.

·        Shame Massey (Lewes, DE) posted a finishing time of 2:43.80 in the 1000m race, placing 15th overall.

·        Eric Thomas-Talley (Richmond, VA) finished 23rd in the mile run (4:40.71), marking the top time in the CIAA.

·        Kareem Kelsick (Upper Marlboro, MD) ran 8.62 in the 60m hurdles for 12th individually, which currently is a fifth best amongst the CIAA.

·        The Bulldogs relay team made up of London Diggs (Portsmouth, VA), Massey, Caleb Rose (Morningside, MD) and James placed 12th with a time of 3:33.21 in the 4x400m.

·        Joshua Carter (Bowie, MD) tabbed 15th overall in the pole vault, posting a mark of 3.50m, which is a conference second-best.

·        In the shot put, Movado Gray (Lanham, MD) threw a mark of 12.82m for 11th place (3rd best in CIAA) while Nasser Ross (Denton, MD) finished 25th (10.21m).

Courtesy Bowie State Athletics

What’s Next
The Bulldogs will return to Ocean Breeze on Jan. 6 for the Wagner Invitational.

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