McKenzie Leads the Way for Spartan Women at Raleigh Relays
Monday, April 2, 2012
Kaydianne McKenzie won her section of the women’s triple jump and had a hand in three top-10 finishes for the Spartan women’s track team over the weekend at the Raleigh Relays hosted by N.C. State.
McKenzie jumped 38 feet, 8.75 inches to win section two of the triple jump. She also showed her prowess in the relay events, helping the Spartans take seventh in a pair of relays. McKenzie, Champagne Bell, Torie Cunningham and Venus Whitties were seventh in the 4x200 meter relay (1 minute, 40.47 seconds).
Cunningham, McKenzie, Alicea Teamer and Ashley Sessoms also earned a top-10 finish in the spring medley relay, clocking a time of 4:14.83.
Bell had NSU’s other top-10 finish at the meet, running a time of 55.05 to finish seventh in the 400 meters.
The Spartans participate in the Florida Relays next weekend in Gainesville, Fla.