Winston-Salem, NC – Southern Wesleyan competed in the JDL College Team Challenge on Thursday, with several individuals finishing in the top 10 in their events.
How It Happened
60 Meters : The Warriors took first, second and third in the Women's 60 Meters. Lyric King led the Warriors with a time of 7.84. She was followed by Mycherie Onwuzuruike in second with a time of 7.92 and Michele Beugre in third with a time of 7.97.
200 Meters : Michele Beugre led the Warriors in the 200 Meter, taking first with a time of 25.94. She was followed by teammates Lyric King and Jami Lewis. King finished with a time of 26.07 and Lewis with a time of 26.31.
Mile : In the mile, freshman Madison Lewellen finished with a time of 6:06.83.
Pole Vault : Haley McLaughlin took fourth in the pole vault with a height of 2.85 meters.
Triple Jump : The Warriors were led by Mycherie Onwuzuruike in the triple jump. Onwuzuruike took first with a distance of 11.74 meters. Her distance allowed her to become a NCAA DII provisional qualifier. She was followed by Tierra Johnson in fifth with a distance of 10.69 meters and Grace Chen in 11th with a distance of 9.32 meters.
400 Meters : Dymitric Ray led the field in the 400 meters, taking first with a time of 50.16. He was followed by teammates Shonquez Caldwell and Jannai Maxwell. Caldwell took third with a time of 50.89 and Maxwell followed with a time of 53.42.
800 Meters : Kaleb Jackson took 19th with a time of 2.22:76.
60 Meter Hurdles : In the 60 meter hurdles, Leonard Holmes claimed third place with a time of 8.49.
High Jump : Chandler Whittle and Johnny Bogert competed in the high jump for the Warriors. Whittle took sixth with a height of 1.85 meters while Bogert followed in ninth with a height of 1.80 meters.
Weight Throw : Keauntai Robinson took seventh place in the weight throw as he threw a distance of 14.11 meters.
Southern Wesleyan will next compete in the Conference Carolinas Indoor Championship on February 17 to conclude the Indoor Track and Field Season.