Track Cats Finish Day One At Air Force Invitational
Women grab hold of second place in the team standings.
Jan. 28, 2000
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The women Track Cats had a good day in the field events at the Air Force Invitational Friday to take hold of second place in the team standings after the first day of competition.
Leading the way was sophomore Temitayo Adeagbo who finished second in the pentathlon, her first time in the event this season. Junior Shevan Threats and freshman Semidele Adeagbo contributed to the team effort finishing the triple jump in third and fifth places, respectively. Threats' leap of 40'10.50 is a season high surpassing her previous best of 39'09.25.
For the men, senior continued his consistent efforts in the 35# weight throw. His toss of 64'08.75 was good enough for fourth place and was his fourth consecutive NCAA provisional qualifying throw.
The competition at the Air Force Invitational continues Saturday while a portion of the team begins action at the Boston University Terrier Classic.
Women's Triple Jump:
1.) Zuzette Mullings Florida State 42'00.50
3.) Shevan Threats Kentucky 40'10.50
5.) Semidele Adeagbo Kentucky 38'09.75
9.) Falana Greenwell Kentucky 37'10.00
Women's Indoor Pentathlon:
1.) Jennifer Hoppe Unattached 3826
2.) Temitayo Adeagbo Kentucky 3381
Men's 35# Weight Throw:
1.) Kevin Mannon Unattached 72'06.25
4.) Matt Kavanagh Kentucky 64'08.75