Jackson Sets School Record At IU Billy HayesMonday, May 4 2015 - Indiana Billy Hayes Invitational
Panthers track posts 13 first place finishes
Jackson won the women's 400m hurdles with a time of 1:00.73. Maria Baldwin also turned in a top five career time at EIU winning the women's 3000m run with a time of 9:58.37, which ranks third on EIU's career list.
Norvel Mohammed won two individual races and ran as part of two first place relay squads. He won the men's 400m with a time of 46.53 which ranks fourth on the EIU career list. Mohammed won the men's 200m with a time of 20.96. He was part of the winning 4x100 and 4x400 relay squads. The men's team won with a time of 40.46 and had Johnathan Boey, Calvin Edwards, Mohammed and Christian Ilunga-Matthiesen on the relay squad. Mohammed anchored the 4x400 relay team with a time of 3:08.85. The relay team included Edwards, Ephraim Dorsey, Derek Williamson and Mohammed.
Briana Walker gave EIU a sweep of the 200m sprints winning the women's event with a time of 24.91. She also ran the second leg on the first place 4x100 relay team that posted a time of 46.35, fourth best in school history. The relay team included Angelica Anyaogu, Walker, Anita Saffa and Nyjah Lane.
David Johansson and Nicolette Diana gave EIU a sweep in the javelin. Johansson won the men's event with a throw of 205'03". Diana won the women's event with a distance of 120'08".
Brock Ramos, Boey and Katie Ryan rounded out the EIU first place finishers. Ramos won the men's 1500m race with a time of 4:01.13. Boey won the men's 100m dash with a time of 10.66. Ryan won the women's 100m hurdles with a time of 14.47.
EIU returns to action next Friday hosting the EIU Twilight at O'Brien Field.