Jan. 25, 2003
JONESBORO, ARK.-Wendy Ragle set a new Memphis school record in the Mile Run with a time of 5:06.69 finsihing fourth at the ASU Indoor Meet.
The Lady Tiger Track & Field team left its mark on the Arkansas State University Indoor Invitational in the sprinting events. Strength in numbers was the key for Memphis as five tigers competed in the 200m dash, three of whom finished in the top 16 and two more finished in the top 10 in the 55m dash.
Lisa-Marie Hyman was the top performer for the Women finishing second in the Triple Jump with a leap of 39'10.50. Monique Nelson added a third place finish in the shotput to help boost the Lady Tiger showing.
Former Lady Tiger Kameilah Amaya's 2002 weight throw record of 53'07.50 was also broken by Heather Jenkins of Southeast Missouri with a throw of 55'09.00 (16.99).
Seventeen Lady Tigers competed in all and five finished in the top six in their events. The meet consisted of 23 teams.
MEMPHIS COMPETITORS: Place Event Time/Mark Keenan Gibson 6th 200m 25.53 Lakeisha Solomon 7th 200m 25.57 Chanel Dunn 16th 200m 26.12 Josetta Brooks 40th 200m 26.94 Cherishe Hollingsworth 53rd 200m 27.59 Monique Nelson 3rd Shotput 43'08.50(13.32) Cherishe Hollingsworth 26th Long Jump 15'01.00 (4.60) Heather Woolls 15th 5000m 23:46.23 Josetta Brooks 8th 55m Hurdles 8.60 Keenan Gibson 5th 55m 7.21 Lakeisha Solomon 10th 55m 7.44 Lisa-Marie Hyman 2nd Triple Jump 39'10.50 Sue Ann Bowen 6th 400m 60.47 Titian-Rose Whittle 14th 400m 62.23 Lindsay Cade 16th High Jump 5'00.00 (1.52) Hayley Futrell 18th 3000m 10:57.93 Nora Nemere 28th 3000m 11:41.42
Wendy Ragle 4th Mile Run 5:06.69