New York, NY (Jan 12.) --- The Lady Hornets had a stellar outing in the HBCU Battle at the Track Invitational. Delaware State finished third overall in team score with 65 total points.

Egypt Parker had the lone first place finish for the Lady Hornets, with a distance of 14.61 meters (m) in the Shot Put. Parker’s performance qualified her for the ECAC (also known as the “super-conference”). Victoria Wilson was not far behind as she finished in third place with a distance of 12.37 m. 

Parker wasn’t done just yet, she also placed second in the weight throw, recording a distance of 13.64 m.

The 4 x 200 Relay team comprised of, Tyra Coach, Loren Harris, T’Keyah Macklin, and Ashley Wilson, finished second crossing the finish line in 1-minute-47.81 seconds.

The Distance Medley Relay team comprised of, Lananda Correia, Cydney Davis, Sylvia Okafor, and Katarzyna Rosikon, also finished second (13:45.79).

Amber Conyers finished fourth in the Long Jump (5.31 m) and fourth in the Triple Jump (11.24 m).

The Lady Hornets have a quick turnaround, as they will participate in the Towson Tigers Invitational tomorrow.



Event Athlete(s) Time/Distance Place
200 Meter Tyra Coach 28.58 24th
400 Meter Leah White 1:02.54 18th
T'Keyah Macklin 1:06.99 27th
800 Meter Janae Pitt 2:33.55 8th
Mile Run Erin Cooper 6:22.54 6th
4x200 Relay Tyra Coach, Loren Harris, T'Keyah Macklin, Kataryzna Rosikon 1:47.81 2nd 
Distance Medley Relay Lananda Correia, Cydney Davis, Sylvia Okafor, Kataryzna Rosikon 13:45.78 2nd
High Jump Tiajah Robinson 1.48 m 2nd 
Long Jump Amber Conyers 5.31 m 4th 
Loren Harris 5.16 m 7th
Nelana James 5.05 m 8th
Triple Jump Amber Conyers 11.24 m 4th
Shot Put Egypt Parker 14.61 m 1st
Victoria Wilson 12.37 m 3rd
Jolena Smith 9.40 m 13th
Weight Throw Egypt Parker 13.64 m 2nd
Jolena Smith 7.66 m 8th
Delaware State women's indoor track