Newcomers Lead Spartans at UNCG Early Bird Duals

Newcomers Lead Spartans at UNCG Early Bird Duals

Results

Winston-Salem, N.C. – The USC Upstate men's and women's track and field teams set three new school records along with five event wins on Sunday at the season-opening UNCG Early Bird Duals held at the JDL Fast Track. All three new school records were set by freshmen student-athletes.

Noteworthy

  • Sarah Hill claimed a pair of event wins as she won the 60-meter dash and 200-meter dash. Hill's 60-meter dash time of 7.57 seconds is the second-fastest in school history.
  • Ari Jahanfar won the long jump with a school record mark of 7.48 meters. Jahanfar finished in ninth place in the 200-meter dash.
  • Adanma Uzor had a memorable collegiate debut as she won the triple jump with a school-record mark of 11.83 meters. Uzor was the runner-up in the long jump.
  • Tony Auguste was the winner in the weight throw. His mark of 18.70 meters is the second-best in school history.
  • Terry Newell scored a third place finish in the 60-meter dash with a school record time of 6.98 seconds.
  • Kalyn Brown finished in second place in the shot put and sixth place in the weight throw.
  • Noah Walker finished in third place in the 60-meter hurdles.
  • Fatima Pedroza finished in third place in the 800-meter run.

Upstate Women's Results

60-meter Dash

1. Sarah Hill- 7.57

5. Cierra Smalls – 7.80

200-meter Dash

1. Sarah Hill – 25.34

10. Cierra Smalls – 26.76

400-meter Dash

10. Komiyah Clark- 101.29

800-meter Run

3. Fatima Pedroza – 2:26.41

High Jump

2. Breondra Steele – 1.60 meters/5'3"

Long Jump

2. Adanma Uzor – 5.58 meters/18'3.75"

7. Keayra Jackson – 5.22 meters/17'1.50"

Shot Put

2. Kalyn Brown – 12.46 meters/40'10.50"

Triple Jump

1. Adanma Uzor – 11.83 meters/38'9.75"

3. Breondra Steele – 11.36 meters/37'3.25"

7. Keayra Jackson – 10.80 meters/35'5.25"

Weight Throw

6. Kalyn Brown – 13.19 meters/43'3.25"

 

Upstate Men's Results

60-meter dash

3. Terry Newell – 6.98

8. Antoine Nance – 7.10

60-meter Hurdles

3. Noah Walker – 8.46

4. Tanner Saunders – 8.64

6. Lonnie Morton – 8.78

200-meter Dash

4. Terry Newell – 22.51

8. Antoine Nance – 22.86

9. Ari Jahanfar – 23.19

400-meter Dash

2. Tanner Saunders – 50.23

6. Noah Walker – 51.32

7. Collins Livinus – 51.43

800-meter Run

6. Jalin Petty – 2:03.05

High Jump

4. Jacob Wimmer – 1.90 meters/6'2.75"

Long Jump

1. Ari Jahanfar – 7.48 meters/24'6.50"

Shot Put

6. Tony Auguste – 13.31 meters/43'8"

10. Jaquille Mosley – 12.28 meters/40'3.50"

Triple Jump

7. Keon Middleton-Weaver – 12.95 meters/42'6"

Weight Throw

1. Tony Auguste – 18.70 meters/61'4.25"

Up Next

  • The Spartans will compete at the ETSU Invitational in Johnson City, Tenn. Jan 12-13.

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