TIGERBELLE DOMINIQUE WARD RUNS BEST TIME IN OVC IN THE 400-METER DASH AT SALUKI MEET NAMED OVC FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Thursday, January 25, 2007
Tigerbelle Dominique Ward Runs Best Time in OVC in the 400-Meter Dash at Saluki Meet Named OVC Female Athlete of the Week Carbondale, IL Dominique Ward took a 2nd place in the 400 meter dash with a (56.11) for the best indoor time in the OVC last week.and also took 2nd place in the 200 meter dash with a time of (25.13) while teammate Tierra Boyd took a 6th place finish with a time of (25.68). Other Tigerbelle competitors were: Kathy Onwu took a 9th place in the weight throw with a (45'08.00") effort and took a 7th place in the shot put with a throw of (40'11.00").. Mariele Hill came in 4th place in the long jump with a leap of (17'11.00), and Porsche Buckner came in 9th with a leap of (17'02.00") effort. Gladys Williams took a 3rd place finish in the high jump with a jump of (5'05"), and Lanika Horn took a 7th place finish with a jump of (5'03.00"). Gladys Williams took a 9th place in the triple jump with a leap of (36'04.00") effort and Lanika Horn took a 11th place finish with a leap of (35'01.75) in the same event. Mariele Hill came in 8th place in the 60 meter dash with a time of (7.86) while teammates Michell Stinnette took a 12th place finish (7.96) and Tierra Boyd took 19th with a time of (8.05). Gladys Williams took 14th in the 60 meter hurdles with a time of (9.52).Rahab Kagaruki took 29th in the mile run with a time of (5:44.84). Daniele Abraham took 2nd place in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:18.71 and Felicia Jeffers took a 4th place in the same event with a time of (2:20.11). The Tigerbelle will next compete in the TSU Invitational in Nashville on January 28, 2007