Feb. 17, 2007
BATON ROUGE, La. -- -
The Southern Miss indoor track and field teams competed in the LSU Twilight Invitational in preparing for the Conference USA Championships, Feb. 23-24, in Houston, Texas.
Tanika Liburd ran a season-best time of 7.50 in the 60-meter dash, while Tori Wells ran 7.96 and Ashley May ran 8.04.
Karla Thurmond ran a time of 25.86 in the 200 meters, with Wells ran 26.90 in the 200 meters. Kristen Richards ran a time of 59.26 in the 400 meters, Carmen Dennis 1:00.45 and Jamaka Wall ran 1:01.11.
Parris Hodges ran a time of 5:23.11 and Ronna Sandoval ran a time of 5:46.33. Ashley Reyer ran a time of 2:23.09 followed by Cheris Fletcher with a time of 2:23.34, Kenika Weaver ran 2:33.49, Jolisa Evans ran 2:35.49, Lauren Reeves ran 2:43.63 and Dina Jean-Claude ran 2:45.80.
Reyer posted a time of 8.93 in the 60-meter hurdles and Reeves 9.59. The 4x400-meter relay team recorded a time of 3:58.51.
Reyer recorded a jump of 18'2.50" in the long jump. Liburd posted a provisional qualifying mark of 20'3" in the long jump and May had a jump of 19'4.25". May also had a jump of 38'9.50". Suesanna Williams had a throw of 41'5", Rushae Collier had a throw of 34'4" and Jean-Claude had a throw of 33'8" in the shot put. Williams also had a throw of 47'6.50" and Collier had a throw of 42'11.75" in the weight throw.
Jasper Faulk ran a time of 6.69 in the 60 meters and Rascive Grant ran a time of 6.99. Devan House recorded a time of 7.34, Jeremy Crowell ran 7.48, Rodney Gray ran 7.53, Frederick Baldwin ran 7.55, Leonard McLeggon ran 7.66, and Sampson Whitfield ran 7.93.
Grant ran a time of 22.77 in the 200 meters, Faulk ran a time of 23.35 and Lyndon Modeste ran 23.96.
Cordell Kinn ran a time of 50.75 in the 400 meters and Derrick Collins ran a time of 54.04. Marvin Pinnock ran 2:01.09 in the 800 meters and Vincent Tanui ran a time of 2:00.63.
Baldwin posted a time of 8.81 in the 60-meter hurdles and Mario King ran a time of 8.88.
The 4x400-meter relay team recorded a time of 3:23.04. Ahmed Abdelzaher posted the best mark in the high jump at 6'10.25". Ken Watson had a jump of 45'11.75" in the triple jump.
Southern Miss returns to competition at the C-USA Indoor Championship in Houston, Texas, Feb. 23-24.