Personal records headline weekend at Liberty University

Personal records headline weekend at Liberty University
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Personal records headline weekend at Liberty University

Lynchburg, VA—North Greenville track and field runners put on a show once again this weekend, setting several personal records at the Liberty Kickoff.

The Basics

  • Location: Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Host: Liberty University

How it Happened

  • JJ Sherman finished third in the men’s 60-meter but also had a solid showing in the 200-meter run turning in another personal best. His time of 21.70 also doubled as a school record and an NCAA provisional mark.
  • Ben Sessions and Austin Nobles both had a personal best in the men’s 3K with times of 8:55.26 and 9:44.42.
  • In the mile run, Brooks Hovis turned in a personal record with a time of 4:29.88 while Jadyn Slaughter turned in her best personal time with a 5:37.95.
  • Emily Beisecker broke the school record in the 500-meter with a time of 1:23.01 which is her best time in that event.
  • Sarah Scism and Sarah Flook bested their personal times in the women’s 200-meter run, clocking in at 29.65 and 30.67.

North Greenville Personal Records

  • Dazwon McCormick – High Jump (1.84-Meters)
  • Brittany Edwards – 400-Meter Run (1:01.74)
  • Jordan Walters – 400-Meter Run (51.12)
  • Trey Stewart – 800-Meter Run (1:59.44)

Field Events

  • Emily Bryant, Tracy Oyugi, and Nikki Holdren scored personal records in the weight throw with distances of 11.63-meters, 11.95-meters, 6.88-meters.
  • Adrian McGee jumped a distance of 6.98-meters in the men’s long jump, scoring himself a personal best for the second weekend in a row.

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders head back to Tennessee to compete in the Buccaneer Invitational in Johnson City, Tennessee.