Tritons compete at Minnesota State and University of Nebraska

Tritons compete at Minnesota State and University of Nebraska
The Iowa Central Track and Field team enjoyed another busy weekend, with squads going to both the University of Nebraska Frank Sevigne Invite and the Minnesota State Mankato Ted Nelson Classic.
 
In Lincoln, 9 Tritons posted top 6 finishes as well as a top 3 finish by the Triton Women's 4 x 400 Relay team.  The Relay team of India McNeil, Marjanae Coley, Nelda Huggins, and Agnes Mansaray came in 3rd place with a time of 3:47.34, which is currently the fastest time in NJCAA this season.  Other top Tritons were Akeem Bradshaw with a 6th place finish in the Triple Jump (14.28m/  46-10.25ft), Nelda Huggins with a 5th place finish in the 60m Dash (7.50), Bryant Brown with a 5th place finish in the 60m Dash (6.87), Cary Lockhart with a 6thplace finish in the 60m dash (6.91), Phemelo Matlhabe with a 5th place finish in the 200m Dash (21.64), Agnes Mansaray, with an NJCAA leading time of 2:11.28 finished in 4th place in the 800m Run, Adva Cohen, who broke her school and NJCAA record with a 1 mile time of 4:42.44 came in 1st place, an astounding 13 seconds faster than the 2nd place finisher; Winrose Chesang finished 2nd in the 5000m Run (17:34.27), and Malik Beverly finished 2nd in the 60m Hurdles with a time of 7.83. 
 
 
About half of the Triton Track and Field team competed in Mankato on Saturday, with the Triton Women finishing in 6th place (33 points) and the Triton Men finishing in 3rd place (84.5 points) in the team standings.  Points scorers for the women were:
-Monise Barronette- 8th place- 200M Dash- 26.51
-Aaliyah Regg Wajid- 7th place- 1000M Run- 3:06.99
-Distance Medley Relay- 3rd place- 13:06.13
1) Aaliyah Regg Wajid  2) Amira Davis 3) Ayanna Whittaker 4) Abeba Sullivan
-Payton Roberts- 1st place- Shot Put-  14.82M / 48-07.50ft
-Michelle Tomlin- 3rd place- Shot Put-  13.57M / 46-08.0ft
-Michelle Tomlin- 2nd place- Weight Throw- 17.10M / 56-01.25ft
 
Point Scorers for the men were:
-Ndiaga Seck- 1st place- 400M Dash- 49.38
-Thomas Bryant- 3rd place- 600M Run- 1:23.01
-Thomas Zor- 4th place- 600M Run- 1:23.14
-Alex Sanford- 1st place- 1000M Run- 2:30.42
-Brian Bell- 5th place- 1000M Run- 2:32.57
-Iowa Central CC 'B' – 5th place- 4 x 100m Relay- 3:25.06
1) Thomas Zor 2) Ndiaga Seck 3) Isaiah Nicholas 4) Alex Sanford
-Iowa Central CC 'A' -1st place- Distance Medley Relay- 10:37.81
1) Chase Bulten 2) Kane Virtue 3) Mel Obadiah 4) Alex Sanford
-Iowa Central CC 'C' -3rd place- Distance Medley Relay- 11:01.28  
1) Abdinasir Abdi 2) Tyreck Newman 3) Abdul Mohamed 4) Romeo Blackburn
-Iowa Central CC 'B'- 4th place- Distance Medley Relay-  11:11.76  
1)    Isaac Antenor 2) Cornelius Woods 3) Grant Acoymo 4) Chris Wignall
-Ronniel Johnson- 3rd place- High Jump- 1.94m / 6-04.25ft
-Caleb Kath- 4th place- Long Jump- 6.81m / 22-04.25ft
-Daequan Travis- 6th place- Long Jump- 6.32m / 20-09.00ft
-Za'Quan Singleton- 3rd place- Triple Jump- 13.79m / 45-03.00ft
-Eric Maymon- 4th place- Triple Jump- 13.53m / 44-04.75ft
-Travis Petersen- 3rd place- Weight Throw- 18.08m / 59-04.00ft (NJCAA Leading)
 
 
New National Qualifiers
Cary Lockhart – 60M (NE)
Ndiaga Seck – 400m (MN)
Thomas Zor – 600m (MN)
Alex Sanford, Brian Bell, Chris Wignall, Mel Obadiah – 1000m (MN)
Men's Distance Medley Relay  (Chase Bulten, Kane Virtue, Mel Obadiah, Alex Sanford)
 
Aaliyah Regg Wajid & Abeba Sullivan – 1000M (MN)
4x400 Relay – India McNeil, Marjanae Coley, Nelda Huggins, Agnes Mansaray (NE)
Distance Medley Relay – Aaliyah Regg Wajid, Amira Davis, AJ Whittaker, Abeba Sullivan (NE)
 
The Tritons return to action this weekend at South Dakota State University.