Meet: Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational (Day one of two)
Location: Lynchburg, Va.
Results: Day one of two
The Short Story: VCU got things going in the first four events of the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational as senior Latasha Williams earned herself a new season-best in the weight throw.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- In the weight throw, seniors Latasha Williams and Ashleigh Banks tied for 13th of 29 with a mark of 15.88m, a season-high for Williams.
- Freshman Jacob Greenless, who currently sits at sixth in the conference in the weight throw, placed ninth with a 15.16m mark
- The women's distance medley team set a new season-best with a 12:11.24, putting them in fifth place.
- Both the men's and women's 4x60-meter shuttle hurdle teams placed second.
The Rams compete in the second day of the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational. Events kick off at 10 a.m. with the men's and women's long jump.