White Wins 400 Hurdles At Drake Relays

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)



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