BATON ROUGE, La. – The Jackson State men’s and women’s track and field teams participated in the LSU Relays and had strong performances at the event.
In men’s action Anaso Jobodwana and BJ Lee finished in first and third place respectively (10.26 & 10.44). Bentrell McGee won the 110 meter hurdles (14.05). Kenneth Hoskins finished fifth in the high jump (2.03 m). The 4x400 meter relay team claimed second place (3:12.94). The Tigers 4x100 meter relay team finished third (40.06).
In women’s action the4x200 meter relay team finished second (1:40.67). The 4x100 meter relay team finished seventh (47.45). Krissle Nicome and D’Andrea Eashmond finished ninth and 10th respectively (2:18.24 & 2:18.39). Evan Thomas finished ninth in the 400 meter hurdles (1:03.86). Cliffaniqua Towbridge placed sixth in the discus throw (42.81 m) and Sharonda Bryant finished eighth (39.78 m).