Indoor Track and Field Teams Post Twelve Top Eight Performances
Sams takes the high jump competition.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southern Miss indoor track and field teams posted 12 top eight performances at the Southern Miss Invitational held at the SportsPlex in Birmingham, Ala.
Randy McCoy ran a time of 7.96 in the preliminary round 60 meter hurdles to advance to the finals of the where he placed fourth with a time of 8.25. Courtland also advanced to the finals with a time of 8.30 and finished seventh in the finals with a time of 8.36
The 4x400 meter relay team placed with fifth with a time of 3:21.55.
LaSpencia Brown ran a time of 7.85 in the preliminary round to advance to the finals where she finished 8th with a time of 7.93.
Katie Canavin placed sixth in the 3000 meters with a time of 10:59.31.
Southern Miss will compete in the Vulcan Invitational on Feb. 8 in Birmingham, Ala.
|Southern Miss Performances|
|Women||60m||LaSpencia Brown||7.85 (prelim)|
|60m||LaSpencia Brown||7.93 (8th-F)|
|60m||Taira Carney||8.43 (prelim)|
|Women||3000m||Katie Canavin||10:59.91 (6th)|
|Women||Long Jump||Sharday Branch||5.21m (17-01.25)|
|Long Jump||Taira Carney||5.20m (17-00.75)|
|Women||Shot Put||Kayla Taylor||12.53m (41-1.50)|
|Shot Put||Taylor Outland||6.77m (22-02.25)|
|Shot Put||Ashley Bowler||6.67m (21-10.75)|
|Shot Put||Kailey Hill||6.40m (21-00)|
|Shot Put||Rebecca Ulrich||5.52m (18-01.50)|
|Shot Put||Felice Johnson||4.79m (15-08.75)|
|Men||60m||Randy McCoy||6.96 (prelim)|
|60m||Randy McCoy||6.96 (8th-F)|
|Men||400m||Elbert Rogers||49.57 (2nd)|
|400m||Jamad Smith||50.76 (7th)|
|Men||60m Hurdles||Randy McCoy||7.96 (prelim)|
|60m Hurdles||Courtland Wells||8.30 (prelim)|
|60m Hurdles||Trevor Campbell||8.56 (prelim)|
|60m Hurdles||Randy McCoy||8.25 (4th-F)|
|60m Hurdles||Courtland Wells||8.36 (7th-F)|
|Men||4x400m Relay||3:21.55||5th 3:30.75 (B)|
|Men||High Jump||Kenton Sams||2.05m (6-08.75 - 1st)|
|High Jump||Courtland Wells||1.95m (6-04.75 - T4th)|
|Men||High Jump||Jamar Sims||6.87m (22-6.50 - T8th)|
|Men||Triple Jump||Christopher Monroe||14.63m (48-00 - 2nd)|