Eagles wrap up SAC Championship Meet

Eagles wrap up SAC Championship Meet

By Kiayna O'Neal, Carson-Newman Sports Information Student Assistant

HICKORY, N.C. – The Carson-Newman men's and women's track and field teams completed day-two of the Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championships in 5th and 6th place, respectively. 

Freshman Tiana Mills earned 2 gold medals, finishing first in both the women's long jump yesterday and the triple jump finals today. Junior Shauntae Miller set a personal best in the 400 meter dash with a time of 57.07, finishing in second-place and taking home a silver metal. Miller's time set a new school record for the event.

The women's 4x100 meter relay team of Jessica Azor, Jaa'leah White, Shauntae Miller and Madison Pickel finished in forth-place in their respective event. The same group of athletes competed in the 4x400 relay, finishing in forth-place as well among fellow SAC teams.

Junior Darius Childs finished in third-place in the men's 110 meter hurdles with a time of 14.91. Freshman Christian Robinson also finished in third-place in the men's 400 meter hurdles. The men's 4x100 meter relay team of Jason Williams, Devin Thomas, Luther Walker and Anthony Ball finished in forth-place with a time of 42.51.

In men's field events, freshman TJ Davis added to his wins yesterday, finishing in first-place in the triple jump with a leap of 47' 6 ½". Senior Luther Walker followed close behind in third with a 45' ½" mark. Randall Freeman earned second-place in the men's shot put.

The Carson-Newman women finished in sixth-place overall with 53.50 points. The men's team finished in fifth overall with 87 points.

Women Shot Put

8 Azor, Jessica (10.28m/33-08.75)

12 Smith, Christianna (9.42m/30-11)


Women Triple Jump

1 Mills, Tiana (10.99m/36-00.75)


Women 400-Meter Dash

2 Miller, Shauntae (57.07)


Women 400-Meter Hurdles

8 Franklin, Lindsey (1:15.02)


Women 200-Meter Dash

6 Miller, Shauntae (26.13)


Women 3000-Meter Steeplechase

7 Bowmen, Amanda (12:32.36)


Women 4x100 Meter Relay

4 Carson-Newman (49.87)              

     1) Azor, Jessica SO            2) White, Jaa'leah FR                  

     3) Miller, Shauntae JR       4) Pickel, Madison FR


Women 4x400 Meter Relay

4 Carson-Newman (4:10.50)        

     1) White, Jaa'leah FR         2) Pickel, Madison FR                  

     3) Azor, Jessica SO            4) Miller, Shauntae JR




Men Shot Put

2 Freeman, Randall (14.07m/46-02.00)


Men Triple Jump

1 Davis, TJ (14.49m/47-06.50)

3 Walker, Luther (13.84m/45-05.00)


Men 110-Meter Hurdles

3 Childs, Darius (14.91)


Men 100-Meter Dash

8 Ball, Anthony (11.28)


Men 400-Meter Dash

5 Lindley, Brandon (50.74)

7 Seward, Aaron (53.04)


Men 400-Meter Hurdles

3 Robinson, Christian (57.00)

5 Lindley, Brandon (58.19)

8 Moran, Will (59.72)


Men 10000-Meter Run

12 Guerra, Nick (35:21.34)


Men 3000-Meter Steeplechase

10 Guerra, Nick (10:43.62)


Men 4x100 Meter Relay

4 Carson-Newman (42.51)                   

     1) Williams, Jason FR        2) Thomas, Devin                                        

     3) Walker, Luther JR         4) Ball, Anthony JR


Men 5000-Meter Run

20 Spidell, Stephen (17:46.00)


Men 4x400 Meter Relay

6 Carson-Newman (3:28.18)

     1) Seward, Aaron   2) Moran, Will             

     3) Stewart, Tyler    4) Lindley, Brandon