Guilford Indoor Track & Field Competed at Wake Forest Invite

Posted by Press Release on January 19, 2019 at 8:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Guilford College track & field teams competed on Saturday at the Wake Forest Invitational, held at the JDL Fast Track. The meet featured a mix of NCAA Division I, II and III and competition.

Ranicha Sargeant posted a 4.43 meter mark in the women’s long jump, the sixth longest leap in program history. She was 24th of 36 competitors in the event. Fellow freshman Zarea Pitts placed 32nd with a mark of 4.12 meters.

Sophomore Marian Cooper clocked a 5:45.40 time in the mile run and placed 22nd of 34 runners.

The Quaker 4×400 relay team of Shannon Petsch, Taylor Tremblay, Cooper and Carmen Curtis posted a 4:53.02 team. Guilford placed eighth of nine teams.

On the men’s side, freshman KJ Dorsey placed 13th in the long jump after recording a 5.86 meter mark. Sophomore teammate Ari Walker was 19th of the 23 competitors after posting a 5.16M mark.

In the 400M run, freshman Amir Abdur-Rahim clocked a 54.98 time and placed 33rd of 48 runners.

The Wake Forest Invitational concludes on Sunday morning with the women’s and men’s 5000 meter run.


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