Raquel Washington wins 100-meter hurdlers
March 18, 2006
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The Southern Miss men's and women's outdoor track and field teams had a productive day on Saturday at the Alabama Relays, posting two individual titles.
On the women's side, Raquel Washington turned the best time in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.40 and teammate Ashley Reyer finished eighth with a time of 14.60. Jocelyn Young finished fifth n the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:02.86, while freshman Kenika Weaver was seventh with a time of 1:03.14. Erica Alston finished seventh in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.14.
Marcus Brown won the hammer with a throw of 176'8", while freshman Quincy Parker won the 400-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 42.84. Conrad Chanove finished second in javelin with a throw of 199'10". Cornelius Duncan finished third overall in the 400 meters with a time of 47.98.
Southern Miss resumes competition on Sunday.