Blue Tigers earn honors
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Lincoln keeps racking up conference honors.
Judith Riley and Mandela Clifford of the Blue Tigers’ track and field teams have been named Mid-America Intercollegiate Track Athletes of the Week announced Monday.
Riley helped contribute 36 points to help lead the women’s track and field team to the Findlay Division II Team Challenge title Saturday at Findlay, Ohio. The freshman from Jamaica set a season-best time in the 60-meter dash with a time of 7.49, which is also good for fourth-best in Division II. She won the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.23 and then added to that with a first-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.70, which is the eighth-best in Division II. Riley rounded out the day by helping the 4x400-meter relay capture first with a time of 3:55.07.