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Taylor and Thompson the Throwing Threats Led Tigerbelles at Bulldog Invitational
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Taylor and Thompson the Throwing Threats Led Tigerbelles at Bulldog Invitational

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. --- Tigerbelle throwers dominated the Samford Bulldog Invitational this weekend as senior Amani Taylor and junior Mikayla Thompson took top spots in the weight throw and shot put, respectively. Taylor placed second among 23 competitors with a toss of 18.77 meters, while Thompson marked a top-4 finish in the shot put with a throw of 13.68 meters. 

On the track, Zion White and Alysoune Coleman marked top-10 finishes in the 400-meter dash. White crossed the finish line in 56.94, followed closely by Coleman who finished in 57.29.

The Tigerbelles wrap the indoor season February 28-29 back in the Birmingham CrossPlex with the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championship.

RESULTS

60m DASH - Semifinals (22 competitors)
20. Tyra Cullum - 8.00

60m DASH - Preliminaries (42 competitors)
14. Tyra Cullum - 7.95
34. Makayla Transou - 8.27
37. Alyse Neal - 8.39

200m DASH (60 competitors)
19. Alysoune Coleman - 25.33
23. Grenetria Shell - 25.48
28. Tyra Cullum - 25.74
36. Zion White - 26.27
39. Reyna McFadden - 26.44
40. Kelsea Buchanan - 26.48
45. Rajala Bean - 26.95
48. Makayla Transou - 27.19
51. Angel Horton - 27.54
56. Elaina Verges - 28.34
59. Jasmin Pointer - 29.20
60. Mynaisha Mitchell - 29.71

400m DASH (35 competitors)
4. Zion White - 56.94
6. Alysoune Coleman - 57.29
25. Jalyn Bowen - 1:01.59
28. Elaina Verges - 1:02.44
34. Reyna McFadden - 1:05.61

800m RUN (21 competitors)
18. Rebekah Wynn - 2:24.86

60m HURDLES - Semifinals (21 competitors)
15. Kelsea Buchanan - 9.22

60m HURDLES - Preliminatries (37 competitors)
24. Kelsea Buchanan - 9.56
26. Rajala Bean - 9.59
30. Jasmin Pointer - 9.71

High Jump (22 competitors)
14. Jalyn Bowen - 1.55m

Long Jump (34 competitors)
16. Makayla Transou - 5.28m
20. Alyse Neal - 5.26m
26. Angel Horton - 5.18m
32. Grenetria - Shell - 4.63m

Triple Jump (18 competitors)
7. Angel Horton - 11.31m
12. Jasmin Pointer - 10.74m

Shot Put (29 competitors)
4. Mikayla Thompson - 13.68m
10. Amani Taylor - 12.31m
16. Antania Swain - 11.65m
20. Kennedie Hudson - 11.02m

Weight Throw (23 competitors)
2. Amani Taylor - 18.77m
5. Mikayla Thompson - 17.00m
13. Antania Swain - 15.14m
17. Kennedie Hudson - 14.13m

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