UKTF Off and Running at VT Elite Meet

Results

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Three Wildcats – Nick Anderson, Beckie Famurewa and Kiah Seymour –were winners or top collegians in their events at the Virginia Tech “Doc Hale” Elite Meet on Friday inside Rector Field House.


Five more Wildcats earned top-three times on Friday.

Nick Anderson won the 60-meter hurdles final in 7.97.

Famurewa won the weight throw with a best toss of 66’8.75”/20.34m.

Seymour was the top collegian in the 400m elite division, running 54.30. The race was the UK debut for the transfer eight-time All-American.

She was bettered only by UK alum and current volunteer assistant coach Leah Nugent who ran 53.09.

Top-3 finishers
Javianne Oliver ran 7.32 for second place in the 60m.

Fred Dorsey placed second in the long jump with a mark of 24’8.5”/7.53m.

Shane Dillon ran his collegiate personal best, 1:50.18, for third in the 800m.

Destiny Carter jumped 20’1.5”/6.13m for third place in the long jump.

Jacklyn Howell and Jasmine Quinn both ran PRs turning in third and fourth-place times of 8.28 and 8.29 respectively.

The meet will continue on Saturday starting at 10:15 a.m.

Other notable results
Katy Kunc ran a mile PR 4:51.89 for fourth place in the mile. Lou Styles ran a season- best 4:07.72 for fourth in the men’s mile.

Tim Duckworth tied his PR clearance in the pole vault at 16’4.75”/5m, good for fourth place.

Ariah Graham ran 54.72 in the 400m. Brandi Walker was fourth in the weight throw with a heave of 62’1.75”/ 18.94m.

Some shots from day one competition at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet inside Rector Field House.

Posted by Kentucky Track & Field on Friday, February 5, 2016


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Running Events


Rnd


Result

Women 1 Mile

Finals

4. Katy Kunc: 4:51.89pr
12. Michelle McKinney: 4:59.47
17. Caroline McCaslin: 5:03.72pr
18. Avery Bussjager: 5:06.43pr

Men 1 Mile

Finals

4. Lou Styles: 4:07.72sb
20. Gabe Harm: 4:18.83
23. Tim Layten: 4:20.95
29. Raine Wireman: 4:23.59

Women 60 M Hurdles

Prelims

2. Jasmine Quinn: 8.31Q
4. Jacklyn Howell: 8.34q

Men 60 M Hurdles

Prelims

1. Nick Anderson: 7.95Q
5. Caleb Wilt: 8.21
14. Tim Duckworth: 8.40
18. Cameron Short: 8.52

Women 60 M

Prelims

2. Destiny Carter: 7.36Q (PR)
3. Javianne Oliver: 7.37Q
5. Donatella Asemota: 7.57q
16. Sha’Keela Saunders: 7.69

Men 60 M

Prelims

7. Kenshard Hamilton: 6.89q
8. Fred Dorsey: 6.91q (PR)
9. Ini-Oluwa Oye: 6.93

Women 800 M

Finals

20. Tia Robinson: 2:18.90

Men 800 M

Finals

3. Shane Dillon: 1:50.18 (sb)
14. Ian Jones: 1:55.13

Men 3000 M

Finals

9. Spencer Hrycay: 8:36.74
13. Ryan Polman: 8:47.86

Men 60 M Hurdles

Final

1. Nick Anderson: 7.97
8. Caleb Wilt: 8.25

Women 60 M Hurdles

Final

3. Jacklyn Howell: 8.28 (pr)
4. Jasmine Quinn: 8.29(T-pr)

Men 60 M

Final

4. Kenshard Hamilton: 6.86
8. Fred Dorsey: 6.94

Women 60 M

Final

2. Javianne Oliver: 7.32
5. Precious Hitchcock: 7.59
7. Donatella Asemota: 7.63
DNF: Destiny Carter

Women 400 M Invitational

Finals

1. Leah Nugent: 53.09
2. Kiah Seymour: 54.30
4. Ariah Graham: 54.72
6. Kianna Gray: 54.79
7. Jasmine Mitchell: 54.99

Women 400 M Open

Finals

10. Daje Pugh: 58.06

Men 400 M Open

Finals

6. Naija Omari: 49.43(sb)
8. Xavier Jones: 49.76

 

 

 

Women Long Jump

Finals

3. Destiny Carter: 20’1.5”/6.13m
6. Marie-Josée Ebwea-Bile: 19’0.75”/5.81m
14. Kaitlyn Taylor: 17’8.25”/5.39m

Men Long Jump

Finals

2. Fred Dorsey: 24’8.5”/7.53m
6. Cameron Short: 23’1.75”/7.05m (inPR)

Men Weight

Final

7. Logan Bryer: 66’3.75”/19.36m
9. David Cline: 63’0.25”/19.21m (PR)

Women Weight

Finals

1. Beckie Famurewa: 66’8.75”/20.34m
4. Brandi Walker: 62’1.75”/62’1”

Men Pole Vault Unseeded

Final

4. Tim Duckworth: 16’4.75”/5m(T-PR)

 

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