Greensboro, NC. (May 4) --- The Lady Hornets wrapped up the final day of the MEAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday. DSU finishes in 10th place with a score of 10 points.
Jolena Smith competed in the Javelin Throw, after a foul on her first attempt, her next three attempts only reached distances of 27.28 meters, 28.54 meters and 27.09 meters. Any of those distances would have placed Smith in the bottom of the standings. However, on her fifth attempt she reached a mark of 30.22 meters giving her a fifth-place finish in the event and gave DSU four points for their total score.
Precious Igwebuike qualified yesterday for the IC4A/ECAC Championships (May 10th in Princeton, NJ.) after her performance in the Heptathlon. She also qualified for the NCAA Division 1 East Preliminary Championships (May 10 in Jacksonville, Fla.).