Hackworth and Styles Highlight Friday at Tyson Invite

Feb. 13, 2015

Tyson Invite Results | Broadcast
ISU Classic Results
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Hoosier Hills Results


FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., and BLOOMINGTON, Ind.  – Kenyattia Hackworth won her sections of the long jump as did Lou Styles in the mile to lead the Kentucky track and field teams on Friday at the Tyson Invitational hosted by Arkansas.

Hackworth jumped to the No. 8 long jump mark in the NCAA this season, 20-feet, 10¾ inches / 6.37 meters to win the open section of the long jump. Sha’Keela Saunders, who ranks No. 2 in the nation in the long jump, placed third in the invitational long jump with a mark of 21’3.5”/6.49m.

Styles, competing in the unseeded sections of the mile, won with a four-second PR time of 4:05.54, coasting toward the finish line in the final 30 meters to win his heat by six seconds.

Both Leah Nugent and Keilah Tyson advanced through prelims and semifinals and into the final of the 60-meter hurdles and 60m dash respectively.

Tyson ran a season best of 7.36 in the final to finish sixth. The time was .02 seconds off her personal best, set during her freshman season.

Nugent ran a season best of 8.22 in the prelims and won her heat in the semifinals to make the final, where she finished sixth.

Rebecca Famurewa threw 70'10.5"/21.60m to place third in the stacked weight throw. The mark was one centimeter short of her school-record, which ranks No. 6 in the nation.

Terence Boyd placed seventh in the Tyson Invitational open long jump with a mark of 24'2.5"/7.38m.

Nick Anderson ran 7.99 in the prelims of the 60h, but did not advance past the semifinal.

Michelle McKinney ran a season-best 800m time of 2:10.32 to win her heat at Tyson. Ian Jones ran a season best 800m time of 1:52.25, finishing 12th overall and second in his heat.

Kentucky’s top vertical jumpers and multi-eventers competed at Indiana’s Hoosier Hills Invitational.

Justin Kretchmer tied his season best to finish second in the Hoosier Hills high jump. Top clearance at 6'10.75"/2.10m

Middle distance standout Keffri Neal, undefeated in 2015 and the defending SEC 800m Champion, will debut in the mile on the oversized track at the Iowa State Classic on Saturday at 2:50 p.m. ET.

The Tyson Invitational will be broadcast on SEC Network+ on Saturday. The Iowa State Classic will be broadcast via Flotrack.com.

Tyson Invitational Results

Friday Running Events

Rnd

Start List

Men 1 Mile Run

Final

1. Lou Styles: 4:05.54 (Personal best)

 

 

7. Gabe Harm: 4:14.75

Women 400 Meter Dash

Final

5.Ariah Graham: 53.90

 

 

10. Morganne Phillips: 54.25

 

 

25. Angelica Whaley: 55.58

Women 60 Meter Hurdles

Final

6. Leah Nugent: 8.42

 

Semi

9. Leah Nugent: 8.34

 

 

12. Jacklyn Howell: 8.38

 

Prelims

2. Leah Nugent: 8.22Q (Season best)

 

 

20. Jacklyn Howell: 8:49q

Men 60 Meter Hurdles

Semi

23. Nick Anderson: 8.20

 

Prelims

16. Nick Anderson: 7.99Q

Women 800 Meter Run

Final

4. Michelle McKinney: 2:10.32

Men 800 Meter Run

Final

17. Ian Jones: 1:52.25 (Personal best)

Women 60 Meter Dash

Final

6. Keilah Tyson: 7.36

 

Semi

6. Keilah Tyson: 7.38Q

 

 

9. Dominique Booker: 7.39

 

 

18. Javianne Oliver: 7.49

 

Prelims

7. Dominique Booker: 7.38Q

 

 

8. Javianne Oliver: 7.41Q

 

 

8. Keilah Tyson: 7.41Q

 

Friday Field Events

Rnd

Start List

Women Long Jump

Final

1. Kenyattia Hackworth: 20’10.75”/6.37m

 

 

20. Kaitlyn Taylor: 19’1.25”/5.82m

Men Long Jump

Final

7. Terence Boyd: 24’2.5”/7.38m

 

 

13. Fred Dorsey: 23’7.5”/7.20m

 

 

22. Corey Williams: 22’9.25”/6.94m

Women Weight Throw

Final

3. Rebecca Famurewa: 70’10.5”/21.60m

 

 

30. Brandi Walker: 54’6.75”/16.63m

 

 

34. Madison Jacobs: 53’6.25”/16.31m

Men Weight Throw

Final

16. Logan Bryer: 59’1.5”/18.01m

 

 

23. Nikolas Huffman: 54’10.75”/16.73m

Women Long Jump Invitational

Final

3. Sha’Keela Saunders: 21’3.5”/6.49m

 

Hoosier Hills Invitational

 

Events

Rnd

Result

Men 60m

Prelim

15. Timothy Duckworth: 7.14

 

 

22. Ibn Short: 7.26

Women 60m hurdles

Final

2. Daje Pugh: 8.62

 

Prelim

2. Daje Pugh: 8.75q

Men 60m hurdles

Prelim

17. Nathan Donnelon: 9.02

Women Mile

Final

16. Cassidy Hale: 5:10.15

Men Weight Throw

Final

11. David Cline: 56’5.75”/17.21m

Women 400m

Final

6. Daje Pugh: 57.21

Men 400m

Final

14. Naija Omari: 49.81

 

 

23. Timothy Duckworth: 51.17

Men High Jump

Final

2. Justin Kretchmer: 6’10.75”/2.10m

 

 

6. Ibn Short: 6’6.75”/2m

 

 

11. Ryan Ratliff: 6’4.75”/1.95m

Women 800m

Final

4. Jill Weston: 2:13.12

Men 800m

Final

7. Tim Layten: 1:55.12

Men 200m

Final

4. Naija Omari: 22.25

 

 

9. Timothy Duckworth: 22.53

 

 

15. Ibn Short: 22.83

 

 

24. Nathan Donnellon: 23.4

Men Pole Vault

 

10. Charles Moushey: 15’9”/4.80m

 

 

15. Brooks Divine: 16’3”/4.65m