April 4, 2014
AUBURN, Ala. - The Coastal Carolina men's and women's track & field teams picked up 11 top ten finishes on the opening day of the Tiger Track Classic hosted by Auburn University. The Chanticleers competed in just seven events on the opening day. Coastal's top finisher was sophomore Amirah Al-Bayyinah who came in third in the women's triple jump with a season's best leap of 12.08m (39-07.75).
The men's top finisher was senior Jackson Corcoran who saw his first competition of the year in the men's javelin. He came up with a season's best distance of 59.34m (194-08). Teammate senior Chris Tillotson came in eighth with a toss of 52.57m (172-06) while freshman Nick Seabright came in ninth with a distance of 50.94m (167-01).
Sophomore Ryan Minor was the final top-10 finisher with a sixth place finish in the men's hammer with a distance of 56.54m (185-06).
The Chanticleers will return to action tomorrow as they continue to compete at the Tiger Track Classic.