Meet: North Florida Invitational
Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
Results:  North Florida Invitational (Results)

The Short Story: VCU Men's Track & Field continued it's 2019 Outdoor season by providing a strong performance at the UNF Invitational. Overall, the Rams had four athletes finish within the top-five of their respective events.

How It Happened

  • Emmanuel Waller won the 400m Hurdles, finishing with a time of 53.26. Freshman Daiqwaun Faircloth earned a seventh place finish in the same event, posting a time of 56.71.
  • Junior Drew Hess placed second in the Javelin Throw, posting a toss of 57.49m.
  • Freshman Jaekob Volbrecht earned a third place finish in the Discuss Throw after posting a 48.36m toss. Will Schwartz placed eighth in the same event, recording a toss of 44.11m.
  • Vollbrecht also placed third in the Shot Put, finishing with a 16.47m throw.
  • VCU's 4x400m Relay Team placed sixth after posting a time of 3:26.24.

What's Next

The Rams will be back in action on Saturday, April 13, when they travel to Fairfax, Va. to compete in the George Mason Spring Invitational.