Tritons place 3rd and 5th at NJCAA Track and Field Indoor Championships

Tritons place 3rd and 5th at NJCAA Track and Field Indoor Championships

Lubbock, TX-  This weekend was the NJCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships at Texas Tech University.  The Triton Track and Field teams had another successful weekend as the Women finished 3rd with 89 points and the Men finished in 5th place with 45 points.  Freshmen phenom Adva Cohen was the leader for the Triton women, earning 4 National Championships, in the 1000 meter run, 3000 meter run, 4 x 800 Relay, and the Distance Medley Relay.  Sophomore Agnes Mansaray was a 3-time National Champion herself with victories in the 800 meter run, 4 x 800 Relay, and the Distance Medley Relay.  On the men's side Travis Petersen was the National Champion in the men's weight throw.  The top 2 finishers in each event take home NJCAA All-American awards.  Including Cohen, Mansaray, and Petersen, other NJCAA All-Americans were Aaliyah Regg Wajid (4 x 800), Abeba Sullivan (4 x 800), Sierra Stucky (Distance Medley Relay), Marjanae Coley (Distance Medley Relay), Nelda Huggins (60 meter dash), Winrose Chesang (5000 meter run), Malik Beverly (60 meter hurdles), and Akeem Bradshaw (long jump).  Multiple Tritons also garnered US Track and Field Coaches Association All-American honors by finishing in the top 8 in their events.  

 

Complete results: http://static.psbin.com/m/j/biagc2qvvyyuvn/NJCAA_Results_Revised.pdf

 

Results for the Tritons:

 

Women

 

 

 

60 Meter Dash

 

 

 

2nd Place

Nelda Huggins

7.42

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

200 Meter Dash

 

 

 

5th Place

Nelda Huggins

24.15

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

600 Meter Run

 

 

 

9th Place

India McNeil

1:40.24

 

800 Meter Run

 

 

 

1st Place

Agnes Mansaray

2:21.98

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

1000 Meter Run

 

 

 

1st Place

Adva Cohen

2:55.32

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

3000 Meter Run

 

 

 

1st Place

Adva Cohen

9:30.89

New Meet Record

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

6th Place

Marion Bartilol

10:46.66

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

5000 Meter Run

 

 

 

2nd Place

Winrose Chesang

18:04.39

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

4th Place

Marion Bartilol

18:24.39

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

6th Place

Marta Lukijaniuk

18:38.49

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

4 x 400 Relay

 

 

 

6th Place

Marjanae Coley

India McNeil

Nelda Huggins

Agnes Mansaray

3:47.17

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

4x 800 Relay

 

 

 

1st Place

Aaliyah Regg Wajid

Abeba Sullivan

Agnes Mansaray

Adva Cohen

 

9:15.49

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Distance Medley Relay

 

 

 

1st Place

Sierra Stucky

Marjanae Coley

Agnes Mansaray

Adva Cohen

11:51.32

New School Record

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Shot Put

 

 

 

4th Place

Payton Roberts

14.27m

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

19th Place

Maddie Schmoker

11.98m

 

Pentathlon

 

 

 

16th Place

Ayanna Whittaker

2383 Points

 

Mens

 

 

 

200 Meter Dash

 

 

 

4th Place

Malik Beverly

21.23

New School Record

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

7th Place

Phemelo Malhabe

21.40

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Mile

 

 

 

23rd Place

 

Jhordan Ccope Tapara

4:33.65

 

28th Place

 

Alex Sanford

4:49.60

 

3000 Meter Run

 

 

 

10th Place

Ezekiel Kipchirchir

8:50.04

 

12th Place

Innocent Murwanashyaka

8:52.84

 

13th Place

Jhordan Ccope Tapara

9:02.75

 

5000 Meter Run

 

 

 

12th Place

Peter Eskandr

15:54.22

 

60 Meter Hurdles

 

 

 

2nd Place

Malik Beverly

7.87

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

4 x 800 Relaye

 

 

 

4th Place

Isaiah Nicholas

Mel Obadiah

Chris Wignall

Alex Sanford

7:48.27  

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Distance Medley Relay

 

 

 

5th Place

Alex Sanford

Kane Virtue

Isaiah Nicholas

Innocent Murwanashyaka

 

10:17.41

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Pole Vault

 

 

 

10th Place

Eric Maymon

4.35m

 

Long Jump

 

 

 

2nd Place

Akeem Bradshaw

7.44m

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Triple Jump

 

 

 

8th Place

Akeem Bradshaw

14.57m

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

15th Place

Chris Thompson

13.77m

 

Shot Put

 

 

 

8th Place

Ryder Emberton

16.00m

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

Weight Throw

 

 

 

1st Place

Travis Petersen

19.04m

-NJCAA All-American

-USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

8th Place

Tyler Lienau

16.73m

 -USTFCCCA Coaches Association All-American

14th Place

Ryder Emberton

13.66m

 

Heptathlon

 

 

 

12th Place

Ronniel Johnson

3543 Points