BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The Tennessee State men’s track and field team opened action at the Gladstein Invitational on Friday with a number of notable performances.
In the fast section of the 400m, Quamel Prince (Nashville, Tenn.) earned third by clocking in at 48.82. Also on the track, Malik Wright (Tampa, Fla.) finished one spot out of the finals of the 60m after turning in a time of 6.97 in the prelims, which was good for ninth place on Friday.
Shaquille Cragwall (Lebanon, Tenn.) led TSU’s effort in the triple jump, checking in at fourth with a distance of 14.59m. Marc McCoy (Tampa, Fla.) and Kareem Nicholas (Atlanta, Ga.) were also seventh and eighth in the event with distances of 14.32m and 13.22m, respectively.
Competing in the heptathlon, Kenji Anderson (Cordova, Tenn.) placed seventh in the high jump (1.92m) and eighth in the 60m (7.29). There will be three more heptathlon events tomorrow.
The Gladstein Invitational concludes tomorrow.