Track & Field Wrap Up FSU Relays
Tallahassee, Fla. - Georgia Southern track and field continued to perform well in the final day of the FSU Relays. Saturday proved to be another good day for the Eagles as the outdoor season continued.
(Rome, Ga.) placed fourth in the 100 Meter Dash running an 11.87. (Fairburn, Ga.) tied for ninth (12.10), and (Lawrenceville, Ga.) placed 12th (12.12) for the Eagles.
Carter also placed ninth in the 200 Meter Dash with a time of 24.61. Following Carter was Walker in 16th (25.10), (Covington, Ga.) in 24th (25.46), Billings in 26th (25.50), (Trenton, N.J.) in 38th (26.65) and JoAnn JaJa Benson in 44th (28.67).
The 800 Meter Run saw (Decatur, Ga.) place fifth with a time of 2:14.58. Also in the top-ten was (Marietta, Ga.) who placed ninth with a time of 2:16.33. (Stockbridge, Ga.) placed 17th (2:23.62), (Decatur) placed 19th (2:24.48) and (Altamonte Springs, Fla.) took 25th (2:25.98) in the event.
(Loganville, Ga.) took sixth in the 400 Meter Hurdles running a time of 1:02.32. Millicent Brooks-Millender (Douglasville, Ga.) placed 12th in the Triple Jump (11.30) and (Lithonia, Ga.) placed 16th for the Eagles (10.48).
(Colombia, Mo.) placed tenth in the Shot Put, throwing 12.63. (Jamaica, N.Y.) took 15th with a throw of 12.09 and (Columbia, S.C.) placed 16th throwing 12.08.
The 4x400 Relay team also placed fifth on Saturday to continue their impressive season.
The Eagles will be back in action on Monday, March 26, at the Weems Baskin Invitational in Columbia, S.C.
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- Category: Track & Field
- Published on Sunday, 25 March 2012 12:47