Thabiti Lee Wins Triple Jump at First Outdoor Meet
Apr 6, 2004

Christopher Newport Captains Classic

Newport News, VA

Saturday, April 3rd, 2004

Freshman Thabiti Lee (Amityville) won the triple jump with a jump of 453. This qualified him for the ECAC Championships May 14th-15th at Williams College. Lee also placed 5th in the long jump (207) and ran on the 3rd place 4x400m relay with Joseph Boaheng (Dewitt Clinton), Elloy Cassell (Mt. St. Michael) and Akil Williams (August Martin) in a time of 3:31.29. Boaheng placed 3rd in the 100m dash in 11.16 (11.0 trials). This was also an ECAC Qualifier. Senior Diana Baxter (Commack) placed 4th in the 1500m run (5:05.46) and 6th in the 800m (2:30.44).

Other notable performances:

David Humphrey (South Shore) 100m (11.20 trials), ECAC Qualifier

Jarrod Jenkins (Harry S. Truman) Long Jump, 7th place, 201

Akil Williams (August Martin) High Jump, 5th place, 6 and Javelin, 7th place, 1053/4