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Men's Track & Field Has Strong Finish At Georgia Tech Invitational

Men's Track & Field Has Strong Finish At Georgia Tech Invitational

ATLANTA, GA. – Coastal Carolina’s men’s 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 152’7” (47.91m). Galen Jones (Evans, Ga./Lakeside) finished 11th in the hammer while Sugishita finished 15th with throws of 184’3” (56.17m) and 169’10” (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.