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Men's Track and Field Returns to Action This Weekend

Men's Track and Field Returns to Action This Weekend

CONWAY, S.C. -- The Coastal Carolina men’s track and field team will head to Rock Hill, S.C. this weekend to compete in the ASICS/Winthrop Invitational. Head Coach Jeff Jacobs will take 24 athletes to compete in the meet.   Competing in the throws for CCU will be Chris Abercrombie (Mauldin, S.C./Mauldin (Charleston Southern)) and Jacob Edelman (Dryden, N.Y./Dryden). Abercrombie and Edelman will both compete in the shot put, discus and the hammer throw. Tommy Sugishita (Arroyo Grande, Calif./Arroyo Grande (Moorepark JC)) will also compete in the discus and hammer throw.   Both Doug Currie (Sarnia, Ontario/Sarnia Northern) and John Heron (Manlius, N.Y./Fayetteville-Manlius) will return in the 1500 meters.    Coastal will also return two teams in both the 4 x100-meter-relay and the 4 x 400-meter-relay. Benjamin Wheeler (Spartanburg, S.C./Spartanburg) Jarvarius Phelps (Greenwood, S.C./Greenwood) and Tyrone Murphy (Spartanburg, S.C./Dorman) will compete in both relays. Wheeler will also compete in the 110-meter-high-hurdles and Murphy will compete in the 400-meter-hurdles and the 200-meter-dash.  Phelps will run in the 400 meters along with the relays.   Sprinting for CCU will be Aubrey Lemon (Goose Creek, S.C./Stratford) who will compete in the 100 and 200-meter-dash as well as the 4 x 100-meter-relay. Also sprinting and jumping will be Trevino Pope (McCormick, S.C./First Presbyterian Day (Alabama)) who will run in the 100-meter-dash as well as compete in the long and triple jump.   Below are links for both the schedule and participation sheets:   Heat sheets: http://www.winthropeagles.com/upload/upload1986_WinthropInvitationalHeatSheets.pdf   Time Schedule: http://www.winthropeagles.com/upload/upload1987_revised_schedule_of_events_ASICS_WU_Inv_2007.htm