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Tigerbelles Complete Day One at the UAB Green and Gold Invite
Friday, January 24, 2020
Tigerbelles Complete Day One at the UAB Green and Gold Invite


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Tennessee State women's track and field team completed day one at the UAB Green and Gold Invitational with a second place finish for Mikayla Thompson in the weight throw and a fourth place finish for Angel Horton in the triple jump. 

On the track, Tyra Cullum and Grenetria Shell each qualified for the semi-finals in their respective events. Cullum crossed the 60-meter finish line in 8.04, while Shell finished 10th with a time of 8.65 in the 60-meter hurdles. 

The Tigerbelles continue competition on day two of the Green and Gold Invite, Saturday, Jan. 25. 


TRIPLE JUMP (17 competitors)
4. Angel Horton - 11.61m
8. Jada Holton - 11.08m

WEIGHT THROW (11 competitors)
2. Mikayla Thompson - 17.95m
9. Antania Swain - 13.96m

60m DASH (39 competitors)
24. Tyra Cullum - 8.04 - qualified
36. Alyse Neal - 8.36
38. Makayla Transou - 8.42

800m RUN (9 competitors)
6. Rebekah Wynn - 2:27.12

60m HURDLES (36 competitors)
10. Grenetria Shell - 8.65 - qualified 
26. Rajala Bean - 9.82