DES MOINES, Iowa (4/27/13) - Steven White became the first member of the Mean Green to become a Drake Relays Champion since 1970 on Saturday at the Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.
Full Meet Results
White recorded a season best 50.11 in the men's 400-meter hurdles. White's time is the second best of his career and the fourth best in Division I this season.
Shahaf Bareni grabbed a second-place finish in the women's high jump with a leap of 1.79 meters or 5-10.50 feet. Jo Adams captured a fifth-place in the women's 800-meter run with a time of 2:07.55.
The women's 4x400 meter relay team, composed of Jamila Cartwright, Chastity Stewart, Nadiyah El-Amin and Ashley Harrison, qualified for the finals with a time of 3:42.34. Adams replaced Stewart for the finals race when the team placed eighth in 3:42.90.
The North Texas track & field team will take a week off before traveling to Miami, Fla., for the Sun Belt Championships on May 10-12.
North Texas Individual Results
Women's 100-Meter Dash
17. Mona Landry (12.42)
Women's 800-Meter Run
5. Jo Adams (2:07.55)
Women's 4x100 Meter Relay
12. Savoie, Landry, El-Amin, Harrison (46.51)
Women's 4x400 Meter Relay
8. Cartwright, Stewart, El-Amin, Harrison (3:42.34) - prelims
8. Harrison, El-Amin, Cartwright, Adams (3:42.90) - finals
Women's 100-Meter Hurdles
14. Chastity Stewart (14.53)
Women's High Jump
2.>Shahaf Bareni (1.79m or 5-10.50ft)
Men's 100-Meter Dash
10. James Fowler (10.95 or 10.948)
Men's 10,000-Meter Run
21. Silvester Harrison (30:59.71)
Men's 4x100 Meter Relay
12. Fowler, Collins, White, Williams (41.46)
Men's 400-Meter Hurdles
1. Steven White
Men's Long Jump
15. Terrance Williams (7.19m or 23-07.25ft)
Men's Discus Throw
18. Aaron Sirles (47.12m or 154-07ft)
Men's Hammer Throw
26. John Garrish (51.91m or 170-04ft)