Jan. 21, 2013
AUBRUN, Ala. - The Southern Miss indoor track and field teams competed in the Auburn Indoor Invitational on Saturday and one Golden Eagle recorded a record-setting performance.
Senior Suyi Georgewill turned in a school record performance for the second-straight weekend after recording a mark of 18.84m (61-9.75) in the weight throw to place second. Robert Collingwood placed eight on his final attempt with a mark of 16.27m (53-4.50).
Robert Collingwood also finished fourth in the shot with a throw of 17.53m (57-6.25). Richard Collingwood just finished outside the top eight with a throw of 16.45m (53-11.75).
Colas Levaufre placed eighth in the long jump with a jump of 6.95m (22-9.75). Courtland Wells finished sixth in the high jump with a mark of 2.04m (6-8.75).
Justin Sims recorded a time of 6.80 in the preliminary round and then ran a time of 6.78 in the finals to finish eighth.
Rachel Polk finished fifth in the shot with a throw of 14.66m (48-1.25).
Stephanie Ledgerwood competed in the one-mile run and ran a time of 5:00.23, just missing the top eight.
The next meet scheduled for the Golden Eagles will be the Meyo Invitational hosted by Notre Dame on Feb. 1-2 in South Bend, Ind.
Golden Eagles Performances
Brianna Rayfield, 7.92
Tracie Nelson, 8.19
Tandra Patterson, 8.33
Brianna Rayfield, 25.63
Tracie Nelson, 26.57
Paige Jones, 1:00.32
Sylvia Hinton, 1:00.57
Taylor Outland, 1:02.16
Stephanie Ledgerwood, 5:00.23
Jocelyn Lockhart, 5:09.67
Krista Moylan, 5:09.67
Stephanie Ledgerwood, 9:55.44
Krista Moylan, 10:04.00
Kara Moylan, 10:53.25
Sharday Branch, 9.58
5, Rachel Polk, 14.66m (48-1.25)
Kayla Taylor, 12.45m (40-10.25)
Petra Visic, 13.55m (44-5.50)
Justin Sims, 6.80
Derrick Johnson, 6.97
LiRoy Cage, 6.99
Colas Levaufre, 7.40
8, Justin Sims, 6.78
LiRoy Cage, 22.02
Derrick Johnson, 22.31
Jordan Crump, 22.63
Rashun Prince, 23.08
Elbert Rogers, 50.32
Bryan Earl, 51.61
Orain McLeggon, 51.68
Randy McCoy, 8.31
Rashun Prince, 8.47
Bryan Earl, 8.90
McLeggon-Earl-Prince-Jamar Sims, 3:28.22
6, Courtland Wells, 2.04m (6-8.25)
8, Colas Levaufre, 6.95m (22-9.75)
Jamar Sims, 6.69m (21-11.50)
Christopher Monroe, 13.60m (44-7.50)
4, Robert Collingwood, 17.53m (57-6.25)
Richard Collingwood, 16.45m (53-11.75)
2, Suyi Georgewill, 18.84m (61-9.75)
8, Robert Collingwood, 16.27m (53-4.50)