Newark, Del. (Apr. 8,2017) – The Hornets competed in the Delaware Open over the weekend. They racked up multiple top ten finishes.

Jennifer Goodman finished ninth in the 100 meters, with a recorded time of 12.63 seconds. Ashley Wilson finished just outside of the top ten, clocking in at 12.72 for an 11th place finish.

Trameceia Sample placed ninth in the 200 meters (26.03 seconds). Goodman finished in 11th place (26.07).

Cydney Franks placed seventh in the 400 meters (59.56). While Tiffany Woods finished in ninth (1-minute-0.35 seconds).

Omella Gordon placed eight in the 800 meters (2:24.96).

Faleesha Dowe finished second overall in the 400 Hurdles (1:06.77), Loren Harris finished in sixth place (1:09.87) and Lauren Woods rounded out the top ten (1:10.80).

Delaware State’s relay “B” team (Trameceia Sample, Omealla Gordon, and Faleesha Dowe) finished in second place in the 4x100 relay, with a recorded time of 48.84 seconds. The “A” team (Nelana James, Precious Igwebuike, Amber Conyers, and Loren Harris) finished fourth, posting a time of 50.56 seconds.

Igwebuike finished seventh in the high jump, posting a mark of 1.55 meters. She now ranks as the ninth best high jumper in the MEAC.

Loren Harris finished third in the Long Jump (5.38 meters). Harris has the 8th best jump in the MEAC so far. She just missed qualifying for the MEAC Championships by .18 meters.  Faleesha Dowe was not far behind Harris, she finished in fifth place (5.27m). Amber Conyers (4.95m) and Precious Igwebuike (4.93m) placed just outside of the top ten, finishing 11th and 12th place respectively.

The Hornets will compete next weekend, at the Towson University Invitational in Baltimore, Md.


100 Meters    
Name Time Place
Jennifer Goodman 12.63 8th
Ashley Wilson 12.72 11th
Tyra Coach 13.21 17th
200 Meters    
Trameceia Sample 26.03 9th
Jennifer Goodman  26.07 11th
Cydney Franks  26.17 14th
Leah White 26.27 15th
Tiffany Woods 26.36 17th
Cydney Davis 26.89 24th
Chloe Franks 27.83 35th
Ashley Wilson 27.91 36th
Amber Conyers 28.40 38th
400 Meters    
Cydney Franks 59.56 7th
Tiffany Woods 1:00.35 9th
Leah White 1:00.94 17th
Cydney Davis 1:02.06 20th
800 Meters    
Omealla Gordon 2:24.96 8th
Sylvia Okafor 2:31.99 18th
1500 Meters    
Sylvia Okafor 5:29.04 15th
100 Hurdles    
Precious Igwebuike 15.14 8th
LaJasia Johnson 15.30 10th
Chloe Franks 17.50 17th
400 Hurdles    
Faleesha Dowe 1:06.77 2nd
Loren Harris 1:09.87 6th
Lauren Woods 1:10.80 10th
4z100 Relay    
Delaware State (B) 48.84 2nd
Delaware State (A) 50.56 4th
High Jump    
Name Distance Place
Precious Igwebuike 1.55m 7th
Pole Vault    
Chloe Franks 3.05m  9th
Long Jump    
Loren Harris 5.38m 3rd
Faleesha Dowe 5.27m 5th
Amber Conyers 4.95m 11th
Precious Igwebuike 4.93m 12th
Nelana James 4.80m 16th
Triple Jump    
Amber Conyers 10.19m 7th
Victoria Wilson 29.88m 19th
Victoria Wilson 27.83m 17th
Faleesha Dowe 26.55m 18th
Precious Igwebuike 14.44m 30th
LaJasia Johnson 13.01 31st



Delaware State women's outdoor track