Men's Track & Field Has Strong Finish At Georgia Tech Invitational
ATLANTA, GA. Coastal Carolinas mens track and field team completed competition at the Georgia Tech Invitational Saturday, May 13.
The Chanticleers had a strong finish with three top 20 performances. Tommy Sugishita (Arroyo Grande, Calif./Arroyo Grande (Moorpark JC)) finished sixth in the discus with a 1527 (47.91m). Galen Jones (Evans, Ga./Lakeside) finished 11th in the hammer while Sugishita finished 15th with throws of 1843 (56.17m) and 16910 (57.68m) respectively.
On the track, freshman Tyrone Murphy (Spartanburg, S.C./Dorman) finished 33rd in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 54.10. Jarvarius Phelps (Greenwood, S.C./Greenwood )finished 33rd in the 400 meter dash with a time of 49.65
The Chanticleers will now prepare for the NCAA East Regionals in Greenville, S.C. which begin Friday, May 26.