MEAC Indoor Track & Field Jan. 21 Update
January 22 Individual Marks
LANDOVER, Md. -- The Morgan State men's track & field team won the Terrapin Invitational this past weekend, racking up 126 points at the Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex. The Bears had 18 top-10 performers.
LANDOVER, Md. -- The Morgan State women's track & field team finished third in the Terrapin Invitational this past weekend at the Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, racking up 101 points. The Lady Bears boasted four event winners and 20 top-10 finishers.
LYNCHBURG, Va. – Bethune-Cookman qualified several athletes for next month's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Indoor Championships, competing in the calendar year's first indoor competition as part of the weekend's 12th Liberty Kickoff, housed at the brand new Liberty Indoor Track Complex.
Maryland Eastern Shore
Maryland Eastern Shore senior runner Khalil Rmidi Kinini (Malaga, Spain) reset his own school record in the mile, and several other Hawks punched their tickets to postseason tournaments as The Shore took two top five finishes at the Navy Open and Terrapin Invitational this past Saturday.
North Carolina A&T State
BLACKSBURG, Va. - On Day 3 of the Hokie Invitational at Virginia Tech, it was the women’s indoor track and field team who was dismantling school records — both in the 800 and 200 meter events.
BLACKSBURG, Va. - On Day 2 of the Hokie Invitational at Virginia Tech, there were not many members from the North Carolina men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competing including many of the teams’ top-performers.
North Carolina Central
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The North Carolina Central University men's and women's track and field teams combined for 10 event victories during the two-day Captains Invitational indoor meet hosted by Christopher Newport University on Friday and Saturday (Jan. 20-21). The NCCU women captured six wins, while the men finished first in four events.
LYNCHBURG, Va. – Savannah State University men's track sophomore Nigel Brown set the school record in the 200-meter dash, while sophomore Laron James set the school record in the long jump Saturday.
HAMPTON, Va. -- The Hampton University indoor track teams returned to action this weekend competing in meets at Virginia Tech and Liberty. The multi-event athletes and throwers competed in Lynchburg at the Liberty Invitational and came away with several top performances.
LANDOVER, Md. -- The Howard University track & field team competed in the Terp Invitational this past weekend. Though the men could not defend their 2016 title -- placing second among 16 teams -- there were several new qualifiers, personal records and some top finishes.
South Carolina State
ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- The South Carolina State track & field teams recorded 10 top-10 finishes at the Liberty Kickoff this past Friday and Saturday, hosted by Liberty University.