RAMS ROUND OUT OUTDOOR SEASON AT THE NCAA EAST PRELIMS

Meet: NCAA East Preliminary
Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
Results: NCAA East Preliminary

The Short Story: VCU's Women's Track & Field Team concluded their 2019 Outdoor season at the NCAA East Preliminary Meet. The Rams had six athletes qualify and compete in events over the weekend.

How It Happened 

  • Junior Emily Mulhern posted a top 35 finish in the 10000m Run, finishing with a time of 35:30.83.
  • Sophomore Aliyah Newman placed in the top 40 of the Triple Jump, recording a leap of 12.27m.
  • Senior Camora Sanders earned a top 45 finish in the Shot Put, posting a 14.54m toss.
  • Junior Kayla Smith finished in the top 50 of the 400m Run after recording a time of 55.59.
  • Junior Kara Lyles posted a top 50 finish in the 400m Hurdles, posting a time of 1:04.95,
  • Freshman Kayla Merkel earned a top 50 finish at the NCAA East Preliminary, posting a 41.06m toss in the Javelin Throw.