Staten Island, NY (Dec. 12, 2017) --- The Lady Hornets’ freshmen showed a glimpse of the future, as they flashed moments of brilliance at the Seahawks Shootout. In their collegiate debut the freshman class led DSU to third place in overall score (76 points).
Freshman Nissa Martinez-Smith won 1st place in the 60-meter hurdles crossing the finish line in 8.93 seconds, Jashella Jenkins, also a freshman, finished just .01 seconds behind Martinez-Smith putting her in 2nd place.
Newcomer Tkki Wise finished third in the 300 meters, with a recorded time of 40.87 seconds. Freshman Ayress Stewart also finished in the top ten.
Junior transfer Katarzyna Rosikon ran a 5:33.38 in the mile, leading to a 3rd place finish.
Sophomore Amber Conyers placed third after posting a mark of 5.19 meters in the Long Jump.
Freshman Tiajah Robinson finished fifth in the High Jump, with a mark of 1.50 meters.
Another freshman Ahnrea McCaskill placed fifth in the 60 meters with a time of 8.08 seconds, right behind her was Nissa Martinez-Smith in sixth place, she finished in 8.11 seconds.
|60 meters||Ahnrea McCaskill||8.08||5th|
|300 Meters||Tkki Wise||40.87||3rd|
|600 Meters||Leah White||1:57.83||12th|
|60 Hurdles||Nissa Martinez- Smith||8.93||1st|
|4 x 400 Relay||Delaware State (A)||3:59.87||3rd|
|Delaware State (B)||4:18.14||6th|
|High Jump||Tiajah Robinson||1.50m||5th|
|Long Jump||Amber Conyers||5.19m||3rd|
|Shot Put||Jolena Smith||9.68m||5th|
|Weight Throw||Victoria Wilson||8.47m||4th|