UNCW combined to win eight events in sweeping its own Seahawk Invitational on Saturday
WILMINGTON, NC March 15, 2014 – UNCW combined to win eight events between the men and women as the Seahawks swept both meets of the UNCW Seahawk Invitational on Saturday at the Greene Track & Field Complex
The Seahawk men totaled 201.5 points while the women accumulated 179 points in the win.
Hezekiah Ward and Vincent Ragland finished 1-2 in the 110 Hurdles with times of 14.88 and 14.93 seconds, respectively.
Ragland would join with Cam Walton, Ryan Edmonds and Brandon McLean to win the 4×100 (41.38) and the Seahawks finished off their relay sweep as Cody Love, Trip Foreman, Connor Brooks and Jamar Collins-Hall combined to win the 4×400.
Love added a win in the 400 Hurdles.
In the Triple Jump, Aerial Chatman claimed top honors with a distance of 48-7.25 feet.
Meena Reid opened the Saturday portion of the meet with a win in the 100 meters.
Gabriella Robinson earned the Seahawks top points in the 200 meters with a first-place finish.
In the High Jump, Margaret Edwards used a height of 5-8.75 for the win and Marlee Cadwell won the Vault with a mark of 11-1.75.
UNCW will next compete in Myrtle Beach, S.C., in the CCU Shamrock Invitational on Mar. 20-22.