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Track season in full swing for area athletes

Track season in full swing for area athletes

They shine at various meets over the weekend

February 21st, 2011 in News

Several area track and field athletes were in action at a variety of meets this weekend, with the largest contingent taking part in the Missouri Collegiate Challenge on Friday at the Hearnes Center.

A pair of former Jefferson City Lady Jays won events, as Missouri's Leslie Farmer took first in the 600-yard run (1:23.13) and teammate Heather Green won the pole vault (12-6).

Lincoln University had several top results, led by the Blue Tigers' Jhanell Brown, while competing unattached, won the 60-meter dash (7.69) and 200-meter dash (25.98).