Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Marvin Ridge at national track meet

Marvin Ridge’s Diego Lawrence, Garrett Jackson, David McCuiston and Austin Jackson finished seventh in the 4x400 relay at the Nike Indoor Nationals last weekend.

They finished in 3 minutes, 23.64 seconds, the second-fastest time this season by an Observer-area team.

The prestigious meet was held at the Reggie Lewis Sports and Athletic Center in Boston.

Lawrence finished seventh in the long jump (22 feet, seven inches) and McCuiston was eighth in the 400 meters (51.83 seconds).

- Cliff Mehrtens