Princeton, N.J (May. 14, 2017) --- Delaware State competed in four events in the 77th annual IC4A/ECAC Championships. DSU's 4 x 400 relay team composed of Omealla Gordon, Faleesha Dowe, Cydney Franks, and Leah White had the best showing for the Hornets. The quartet finished eighth in the relay race, with a recorded time of 3-minutes-47.71 seconds.

Gordon finished 18th overall in the 400 Meters clocking in at 56.74 seconds. Dowe finished 22nd in the 400 hurdles crossing the finish line in 1:02.45.

Also, Loren Harris placed 13th in the Long Jump with her best performance of the outdoor season. She finished with her season's furthest jump, covering 5.48 meters.

Next up on the schedule for the Hornets, is the NCAA East Regional. The East Regional will take place on May 25 at Lexington, KY.


IC4A/ECAC Championships
400 Meters Time/Distance Place 
Omealla Gordon 56.74 18th
400 Hurdles    
Faleesha Dowe 1:02.45 22nd
4 x 400 Relay    
Delaware State (A) 3:47.71 8th
Long Jump    
Loren Harris 5.48 13th
Delaware State women's outdoor track