Women's Track and Field Takes Second In Conference Carolinas Championship

Photo by John Fitzgerald
Photo by John Fitzgerald

Winston-Salem, NC - The 2018 indoor season finished with a strong showing from the SWU Women. Fourteen ladies contributed to the team score, with some electrify marks in many events, including two NCAA Provisional Qualifying marks.


Meet Vitals:

Team Place: 2nd

Team Score: 116pts



1st Place Finishers:

200m: Amy Barton, 25.23. Conference Leader, DII Region Leader, NCAA Provisional Qualifier. Back-to-back indoor 200m champ.

400m: Jami Lewis, 57.60. Conference leader, DII Region Leader, back-to back indoor 400m champ.

60H: Skylar Julian, 8.77. Conference Leader, 2nd DII Region, Personal best.

Long Jump: A 'Miracle Scott, 5.57m (18'3.25"). Conference Leader, Personal Best.

4x400m: Shavon Fields, Lyric King, Jordan Hargrave, Jami Lewis, 4:03.71.

2nd Place Finishers:

200m: Jami Lewis, 25.49. Personal Best.

400m: Amy Barton, 58.54.

3rd Place Finishers:

60m: Lyric King, 7.79. Personal best (prelims). Team best.

Distance Medley Relay: Hayley Singletary, Shavon Fields, Sarah Reeves, Hanan Balawi, 13:38.54.

High Jump: Paige Peterson & Tierra Johnson Tied for 3rd, 1.52m (5'1.75")


Others Scorers…

60H: Chyna Campbell, 8.87. 4th Place and Personal best.

60m: Amy Barton (8.05), 7th place. Jami Lewis (8.16), 8th place.

200m: Lyric King (26.06), 4th. Destiney Massey (26.34), 6th.

800m: Hayley Singletary (2:33.06), 6th

Triple Jump: Jordan Hargrave (10.91m), 4th place. Tierra Johnson (10.73), 7th.

Shot Put: Chyna Cannon (11.04m), 8th place


What's Next

Southern Wesleyan will take part in the JDL Last Chance meet on February 25 before kicking off the outdoor season on March 3 at the Berry Ice Breaker.