Blue Tiger has best time in nation this year in 400 hurdles

Lincoln senior Keniesha Jones was named the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association women’s track and field athlete of the week for her efforts last week.

Jones broke a meet record in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 59.29 last Saturday at the Asics Classic in Fayette. Her time was the best time in Division II this season.

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She also picked up a first-place finish in the 400-meter dash with a time of 55.60. That is the seventh best time in Division II this season.


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