Women's Outdoor Track and Field

Qasim Ellis Wins Two Events at Monmouth Season Opener

Qasim Ellis Wins Two Events at Monmouth Season Opener

Monmouth University Season Opener

Saturday, March 28th

Monmouth University - West Long Branch, N.J.

Cloudy, Damp - 40-45 Degrees


West Long Branch, N.J. - On a damp, cold day, Qasim Ellis (Farmingdale, N.Y./Farmingdale) won the long jump and triple jump at the Monmouth University season opener. Ellis long jumped 6.47m (21' 2 3/4") and triple jumped 13.12m (43' 2 1/2").

The 4x400m relay of Jermaine Carter (Rego Park, N.Y./Mt. St. Michael Academy), Gregory Denis (Tallahassee, Fla./Elmont Memorial), John Bates (Bronx, N.Y./Walton) and Samar Hall (Lindenhurst, N.Y./Lindenhurst) placed 2nd in 3:24.84, to qualify for the ECAC meet. The event had 19 schools and over 1,000 entries.

Additional Notable Performances -
400m - Jermaine Carter - 50.34 - 7th Place
3,000m Steeplechase - Sean Tiernan -10:30.33 - 2nd Place (7th on FSC All-Time List)
400 Intermediate Hurdles - Gregory Denis - 58.52 - 8th Place
                                            - Steven Brown - 58.75 - 9th Place
Long Jump - Naveed Mohammed - 5.98m (19' 7 1/2") 5th Place
4x100m Relay - Dan Billian, Mike Blanda, Nick Miller, Deshaun Thomas - 46.61 - 3rd Place
100m - Naveed Mohammed - 11.73 - 5th Place
           - Deshaun Thomas - 11.76 - 6th Place
200m - Naveed Mohammed 23.20 - 6th Place
100m Hurdles - Nicole Zarek - 17.97 - 5th Place - Personal Best (8th on FSC All-Time  List)

 

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