Williams in Fourth Place After Day One of ASU Inivte Heptathlon
Jan. 25, 2008
JONESBORO, Ark. - The University of Memphis men's and women's track and field team wrapped up day one of competition at the ASU Invitational. Newcomer Charlotte Abrahamsen won the women's pentathlon with 3,858 points and set a new school record.
Abrahamsen took first in the shot put pentathlon with a throw of 14.66 meters (48-01.25). She broke the previous school record of 3,375 points that was held by current teammate Eryka Morris. Morris placed second in the pentathlon tallying 3,507 points. Morris captured both the long jump and 800 meter pentathlon events.
Preston Williams sits in fourth place going into day two of the men's heptathlon. After day one he has a total of 2,633 points.
Day two of the ASU Invitational will conclude tomorrow with the men's and women's 1600 meter relays set for 4 p.m.