Tigerbelles Dominate with 10 top-10 Finishes to Conclude Memphis Invite
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Tigerbelles Dominate with 10 top-10 Finishes to Conclude Memphis Invite

RESULTS

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee State women’s track and field team ended day two of the Memphis Invitation with a dominant showing on Saturday.

Led by their Olympic gold medal-winning director, Chandra Cheeseborough watched on as her Tigerbelles clawed through the field with 10 top-10 finishes. The Tigerbelle “A” team in the 4x100 relay stood high among the rest to place first in a field of eight with a time of 46.63.

Mikayla Thompson showed the strength she showcased all season long with a second place finish in the shot put with a throw of 14.95m. After placing seventh in the hammer throw Friday, Amani Taylor tossed the discus 42.09m to place ninth Saturday.

Other finishes in the top-10 include:

  • High Jump — T7. Jalyn Bowen — 1.60m
  • Triple Jump — 5. Angel Horton — 11.82m
  • 100-meter hurdles — 5. Nigeria Starks — 14.10
  • 100-meter hurdles — 8. Grenetria Shell — 14.32
  • 100-meter hurdles — 9. Kyla Jimmar — 14.51
  • 400-meter dash — 7. Lakeia Hill — 58.51
  • 800-meter run — 10. Rebekah Wynn — 2:23.67

High Jump (13 competitors)

T7. Jalyn Bowen — 1.60m

Shot put (24 competitors)

2. Mikayla Thompson — 14.95m
14. Kennedie Hudson — 12.15m
18. Amani Taylor — 11.56m

Discus (22 competitors)

9. Amani Taylor — 42.09m
11. Mikayla Thompson — 39.81m
22. Kennedie Hudson — 29.73m

Triple Jump (13 competitors)

5. Angel Horton — 11.82m
11. Ayana Eason — 11.54m
13. Jasmin Pointer — 11.26m

4x100 Relay (8 competitors)

1. Tennessee State A — 46.63

100-meter dash (41 competitors)

14. Amber McCroskey — 12.10
18. Gabrielle Younginer — 12.17
24. Angel Horton — 12.38
28. Robin Treadwell — 12.54
30. Nigeria Starks — 12.55
33. Destin Pennington — 12.87
38. Alyse Neal — 13.21
39. Airyanna Bailey — 13.30
40. Devinique Davis — 13.44

100-meter hurdles (20 competitors)

5. Nigeria Starks — 14.10
8. Grenetria Shell — 14.32
9. Kyla Jimmar — 14.51
15. Hadiya Williams — 15.11
17. Kelsea Buchanan — 15.47

400-meter dash (37 competitors)

7. Lakeia Hill — 58.51
17. Zion White — 59.94
21. Elaina Verges — 1:01.93
23. Jalyn Bowen — 1:02.54
27. Reyna McFadden — 1:03.49
28. Haley Hope — 1:03.98
30. Robin Treadwell — 1:06.25
32. Hadiya Williams — 1:07.73
36. Airyanna Bailey — 1:10.54

800-meter dash (31 competitors)

10. Rebekah Wynn — 2:23.67

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