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Tigerbelles Complete Day One of Weems Baskin Invitational
Friday, March 23, 2018
Tigerbelles Complete Day One of Weems Baskin Invitational
Photo By Sam Jordan - TSU Athletics


COLUMBIA, S.C. --- Day one of the Weems Baskin Invitational included a number of solid performances for the Tennessee State women’s track and field team on Friday at Sheila and Morris Cregger Track in Columbia, S.C.

  • In the second outdoor meet of her collegiate career, freshman Rebekah Wynn knocked six seconds off her 3000m steeplechase time to clock in at 12:32.50 to earn fourth place on Friday.
  • Junior Mikayla Banks set a new personal record in the 400m in 56.56 to take home fourth on the day.
  • In the long jump invitational, Grenetria Shell reached 5.65m (18’6.5”) to secure fifth overall.
  • The remaining action at the Weems Baskin Invitational is scheduled for tomorrow.

Women’s 100m
12.27 – Lakeia Hill – 16th Place
12.34 – Amber McCroskey – T-20th Place

Women’s 400m
56.56 – Mikayla Banks – 4th Place

Women’s 3000m Steeplechase
12:32.50 – Rebekah Wynn – 4th Place

Women’s Long Jump – Invitational
5.65m (18’6.5”) – Grenetria Shell – 5th Place

Women’s Long Jump – Open
5.63m (18’5.75”) – Gabrielle Younginer – T-2nd Place
5.39m (17’8.25”) – Angel Horton – 15th Place

Women’s Hammer Throw – Open
45.76m (150’1”) – Hannah Alsup – 11th Place