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Eight Chants Compete on Opening Day of the Tiger Track Classic

       

Junior Chris Tillotson

Junior Chris Tillotson

April 5, 2013

Tiger Track Classic Day One Results Get Acrobat Reader

AUBURN, Ala. - The Coastal Carolina men's and women's track and field teams opened up competition at the Tiger Track Classic hosted by Auburn University Friday evening. Junior Chris Tillotson picked up a first-place finish in the men's javelin open with a season-best toss of 54.61 meters (179-02). Freshman Jordan Entwistle placed eighth in the men's javelin invite while posting a personal best throw of 61.24 meters (200-11).

Junior Jackson Corcoran led the CCU javelin throwers as he placed sixth in the men's javelin invite with a toss of 61.92 meters (203-02) which ranks as the second-best effort of the season for the Chants.

Sophomore Tiffani Kuhn led the women's side with an eighth-place finish in the women's javelin invite with a throw of 37.11 meters (121-09) which ranks second-best for CCU this season. Junior JaDarrell Barnette finished fifth in the men's triple jump with a distance of 14.74 meters (48-04.50) while junior Cameron Griggs picked up a fifth-place finish in the men's hammer open with a throw of 50.16 meters (164-07).

Freshmen Amirah Al-Bayyinah and Kelila Naules each posted their second-best performances of the season in the women's triple jump. Al-Bayyinah placed 10th with a jump of 11.94 meters (39-02.25) while Naules finished 19th with a leap of 11.46 meters (37-07.25)

The Chants will return to action tomorrow, April 6 as the rest of the squad competes in the Tiger Track Classic.