Gamecock Track Earns Four Wins At Shamrock Day One
<b>Joshua Suttmeier</b>
 
Joshua Suttmeier

March 17, 2012

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By Miquel Jacobs
Media Relations Assistant

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - South Carolina earned four wins in the first day of competition at the Shamrock Invitational Friday night to get a strong start to its outdoor season at Doug Shaw Stadium.

The Gamecocks earned two wins on both the men's and women's teams. On the men's side, junior Jarrod Hutchen got the long jump victory with a best mark of 24'2 ½ (7.38m), and the other victory came from the 4x200-meter relay team at 1:24.03. The women's 4x200-meter relay also earned the win at a Shamrock Invitational meet record time of 1:36.21. Freshman Chalese Davis earned the final victory in the long jump at 19'0 (5.79m).

South Carolina redshirt freshman Joshua Suttmeier placed third in the javelin throw in his first official meet as a Gamecock and threw for the second-best mark in program history at 224'8 (68.47m).

The final day of competition at the Shamrock Invitational resumes Saturday morning.

FRIDAY, MARCH 16 - MEN
M-100m
2. Chris Royster10.53q (-0.1)
10. Eric Winfrey10.70q (+2.6)
12. Chris Walker10.72q (+2.2)
23. Chris Maxwell10.84 (+2.2)
M-4x200m
1. South Carolina A1:24.03
M-4x800m
6. South Carolina A7:49.78
M-Long Jump
1. Jarrod Hutchen7.38m // 24-02.50 (+1.4)
7. Dorian Johnson6.88m // 22-07.00 (+1.7)
M-Hammer Throw
9. Andrew Seay49.61m // 162-09
M-Javelin
3. Joshua Suttmeier68.47m // 224-08

FRIDAY, MARCH 16 - WOMEN
W-100m
8. Kelsey McCorkle12.04q (+1.5)
9. Christal Green12.06q (+3.0)
10. Vashti Bandy12.07q (+1.0)
24. Asia Delaney12.30 (+1.8)
32. Melekia Simpson12.43 (+0.5)
W-5,000m
3. Kayla Lampe17:29.34
4. Penny Boswell17:33.05
15. Maggie Henderson18:43.69
32. Kelly Newcomb19:26.91
34. Kelsey Rudeck19:33.15
W-100m Hurdles
2. Chalese Davis14.04q (+0.2)
31. Ceci Kryst15.62 (+0.2)
W-4x200m
1. South Carolina A1:36.21 Meet Record
W-4x800m
3. South Carolina A9:09.82
W-Long Jump
1. Chalese Davis5.79m // 19-00.00 (-2.5)
5. Ceci Kryst5.58m // 18-03.75 (-1.7)
W-Pole Vault
5. Petra Olsen3.65m // 11-11.75
9. Megan Wall3.50m // 11-05.75
12. Tylar Mangan3.35m // 10-11.75
14. Kelly Fischer2.90m // 9-06.25
W-Hammer Throw
4. Breanna Radford49.49m // 162-04
9. Stacee Roberts47.79m // 156-09
15. Katie Vuckovich46.54m // 152-08
34. Kaysee Sullivan41.13m // 134-11

THURSDAY, MARCH 15 - WOMEN
W-200m HEPTATHLON
14. Sarah Graham27.15 [+0.1] (699 pts)
W-800m
2. Sarah Graham2:27.93 (719 pts)
W-100m Hurdles HEPTATHLON
9. Sarah Graham15.19 [+1.4] (828 pts)
W-Long Jump
17. Sarah Graham4.74m // 15-06.75 [+1.0] (490 pts)
W-High Jump HEPTATHLON
4. Sarah Graham1.64m // 5-04.50 (783 pts)
W-Shot Put HEPTATHLON
18. Sarah Graham8.86m // 29-01.00 (455 pts)
W-Javelin
Sarah GrahamFOUL