LEBANON, Tenn. – Jordan Hill won the 800-meters, Danielle Craft took second in the triple jump and Garang Madut, Marcennia Milburn, Kalea Barnett and Josiah Scott all posted third-place finishes for Cumberland on the final day of the Mid-South Conference Track and Field Championships on Saturday in Williamsburg, Ky.
Hill was the only Phoenix athlete to win an event in the conference championships, taking the 800 in 1:56.31 while also placing seventh in the 1500-meters in 4:09.22.
Craft continued her impressive freshman campaign with a mark of 38-3.5 in the triple jump for second place, while Barnett finished third in the shot put (40-5) and discus (118-7).
Scott had his best meet of the academic year this weekend, taking third in the shot put (44-9.5) and discus (134-2) while Cortney Wright was eighth in the discus (113-6).
After taking second in the 10000-meters on Friday, Madut collected a third-place showing in the 5000-meters on Saturday in a time of 16:19.12.
For the women in running events, Marcennia Milburn finished third in the 200-meters in 26.30 and Lisa Powell was eighth in 28.19, while Milburn placed eighth in the 100-meters in 13.53 and Powell claimed fourth in the 400-meters in 1:01.76.
Taylor Blankenship recorded fifth place in the 800 in 2:30.32 and Amber Mays was seventh in the 1500 in 5:12.13, while Tamia Aldridge claimed seventh in the 100-meter hurdles in 19.70.
For the men Martarious Brooks finished sixth in the 200 in 22.31 and was eighth in the 100 in 11.65 while Jacari Head posted a sixth-place showing in the 100 in 11.44.
Xavier Knight scored in two different events as well for Cumberland, registering fourth in the 110-meter hurdles in 15.75 and fifth in the triple jump with a mark of 43.0.5. Jonathan Hasselbald was seventh in the 400-meter hurdles in 1:01.38 and Tanner Harp posted sixth place in the 3000-meter steeplechase in 10:46.25.
The men’s 4x100-meter relay finished second in 42.61 and the men’s 4x400-meter relay was also second in 3:22.81.