April 22, 2007
BATON ROUGE, La. -- - The track and field teams competed at the 2007 LSU Alumni Gold, with several performers posting improved times and marks.
Tanika Liburd finished second in the long jump, recording a jump of 21'8.75", but the jump was wind-aided. Aaliyah Shareef recorded an improvement in the triple jump with a mark of 41'0.25", also wind aided.
Carmen Dennis ran a time of 57.58 in the 400 meters and Jamaka Wall ran a time of 57.70, improving their times on the season. Ronna Sandoval improved her time in the 5,000 meters when she ran a time of 19:13.02.
Ashley Reyer recorded a time of 14.54 in the 100-meter hurdles for an improvement.
Cordell Kinn recorded a time of 47.54 in the 400 meters, marking an improvement.
Southern Miss returns to competition on April 25-28 at the Drake Relays.