Johnson City, TN - The SWU Men's Track and Field team kicked off their 2018 portion of the indoor campaign today. The ETSU Track & Field Invitational is playing host to over 20 teams from all over the Southeast for this meet in the mountains of Tennessee.
Track Event Highlights:
60m: Nick Edwards (SR), the veteran of the Men's program, ran a personal record of 6.95 seconds. This high-octane race placed Nick 10th of over 100 runners and 2nd in the NCAA DII Southeast Region.
400m: Shonquez Caldwell (SO) started 2018 with a strong statement. His 50.66 second run is his new indoor best and currently puts atop the Conference Carolinas leaderboard.
Field Event Highlights:
Triple Jump: In his third and final attempt, Javon Barmore (JR) leapt his way to a personal best and school record. 14.34 meters, just over 47 feet, was enough for a 4th overall finish and is currently second in the NCAA DII Southeast Region.
Southern Wesleyan will continue in the ETSU Invitational on Saturday, January 13. Saturday will feature the mile run, high jump, DMR and 4X400m relay.