Flying Tigers Dominate in 4-Team Meet at MTSU Invite
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Flying Tigers Dominate in 4-Team Meet at MTSU Invite

FINAL RESULTS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Flying Tigers were able to showcase their skills in the four-team meet at the Middle Tennessee State Invitational on Saturday.

A multitude of Tennessee State men’s track and field athletes placed at the MTSU Invite, spearheaded by junior Jamario Scott.

Scott placed fifth in the 200-meter run (21.97) and finished third in the 400m (49.61). Christian Williams edged out a three-runner field in the 55-meter hurdle to finish in first place with a time of 8:35. The time by Williams was five seconds faster than the second place finisher Saturday.

Flying Tiger Roderick Johnson Jr. also had a productive day for TSU. The freshman placed third in the long jump (7.01m) and fifth in the triple jump (13.34m).

TSU has one more regular season indoor meet before the Ohio Valley Indoor Championship. The Tennessee State men’s track and field team will travel to Indian to take part in the Hoosier Hills meet on Feb. 8-9.

55 meter (18 competitors)
4. Montaive Lightner — 6.3
8. R’Lazon Brumfield — 6.67
11. Jordan Thomas — 6.75
13. Ahmad Singleton — 6.81
14. Michael Thompson — 6.82
18. Desmond Mayfield — 6.98

200 Meter (17 competitors)
5. Jamario Scott — 21.97
6. R’Lazon Brumfield — 22.21
9. Ashley Bailey — 22.89
11. Montaive Lightner — 23.21
12. Jordan Thomas — 23.31
13. Ahmad Singleton — 23.40
16. Roderick Johnson Jr. — 23.97
17. Desmond Mayfield — 25.92

400 Meter (12 competitors)
3. Jamario Scott — 49.61
4. Ashley Bailey — 50.39
5. R’Lazon Brumfield — 50.49
6. Christopher Givens — 51.75
7. Marcus Abdul — 52.19
8. Roderick Johnson Jr. — 52.51
9. Thomas Mosley — 53.23
10. Desmond Tanner — 53.41
11. Christian Williams — 55.72
12. Deshun Richmond — 56.65

800 Meter (9 competitors)
1 Mile (31 competitors)
4. John Frieson — 1:59.57
5. Marcus Abdul — 1:59.84
6. Thomas Mosley — 1:59.87
7. Russell Waters — 2:03.14
8. Damon Hodge Jr. — 2:12.42
9. Michael Thompson — 2:23.24

55-meter hurdles
1. Christian Williams — 8.35

Long Jump (7 competitors)
3. Roderick Johnson Jr. — 7.01m
4. Desmond Mayfield — 6.42m
6. Christian Williams — 6.23m

Triple Jump (5 competitors)
4. Christian Williams — 13.35
5. Roderick Johnson Jr. — 13.34

Shot Put (7 competitors)
4. Michael Willingham Jr. – 14.27m

Weight Throw (9 competitors)
3. Michael Willingham Jr. — 15.79m

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