Shuttle Hurdle Relay Sets Record on Final Day at Sea Ray Relays

April 16, 2005 · MT Media Relations
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The women's shuttle hurdle relay set a school record for the second time this season and JJ Sturm posted a season-best in the long jump to lead Middle Tennessee's contingent on the final day of competition Saturday at the Sea Ray Relays in Knoxville, Tenn.

The women's shuttle hurdle relay of Jessica Anderson, LaToya Brown, Sierra Douglas and Candice Robertson finished seventh in a time of 57.69, the second time in four weeks the foursome has broken the school record.

Sturm finished sixth in the long jump with a season-best mark of 23-4.5 after posting a personal-best on Friday in the triple jump.

The men's distance medley relay of Jonathan Guillou, VanTonio Fraley, Eric Mamadou Kone and Derek Dell was eighth in a time of 10:32.87, while the women's 4x100-meter relay of Kerry Barrow, Shanna-Kay Campbell, Antranette Stringer and Tiffany Owens ran the second fastest time in the Sun Belt this season and finished eighth in a time of 46.09.

The remainder of the Middle Tennessee track teams was competing at the Boston Moon Classic in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday, and both teams will take part in the Vanderbilt Invitational next weekend in Nashville.

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