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The MEAC Track & Field Championships

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Junior sprinter Christopher Belcher (#248) put to rest a 35-year-old MEAC record with his 10.07 sprint in the men’s 100m to claim the title. Teammate Maurice Eaddy (#252) finished hundreths of a second behind Belcher with a time of 10.35 seconds. Freshman Rodney Rowe (#258) claimed third with a time of 10.39 seconds. Junior sprinter Christopher Belcher (#248) put to rest a 35-year-old MEAC record with his 10.07 sprint in the men’s 100m to claim the title. Teammate Maurice Eaddy (#252) finished hundreths of a second behind Belcher with a time of 10.35 seconds. Freshman Rodney Rowe (#258) claimed third with a time of 10.39 seconds.[/caption]

Athlete RankingTime/Mark
Men
100 METERS  
Christopher Belcher 2nd10.07 seconds
Maurice Eaddy 9th10.27 seconds
Rodney Rowe 18th10.31 seconds
   
200 METERS  
Christopher Belcher 5th 20.39 seconds
Rodney Rowe 35th20.93 seconds
   
400 METERS  
Dujuan Harding 22nd46.14 seconds
Justin Hamilton 33rd 46.66 seconds
   
110-METER HURDLES  
Michael Dickson 8th13.67 seconds
   
Frank Quarles, an A&T junior, won the men’s MEAC title in the long jump by leaping 25-feet-07 inches. Frank Quarles, an A&T junior, won the men’s MEAC title in the long jump by leaping 25-feet-07 inches.[/caption]
LONG JUMP  
Frank Quarles 12th25-feet, 7 ¼ inches
   
4X100 RELAY TEAM  
Maurice Eaddy, Chris Belcher, Caleb Gabriel, Rodney Rowe10th 39.58 seconds
   
4X400 RELAY TEAM  

Justin Hamilton, Dorian Claggett, Corey Aiken, Dujuan Harding

14th3:07.67
   
Women

India Brown, an A&T sophomore sprinter, captured the 100m and 200m with respective times of 11.50 and 23.75 seconds. India Brown, an A&T sophomore sprinter, captured the 100m and 200m with respective times of 11.50 and 23.75 seconds.
100 METERS  
India Brown 26th11.47 seconds
Kayla White 35th11.52 seconds
   
200 METERS  
India Brown 20th23.26 seconds
   
100 METER HURDLES  
Kayla White 19th11.37 seconds
Morgan Knight 20th 11.38 seconds
   
4x100 RELAY TEAM  

Yakira Love, Kayla White, Morgan Knight, India Brown

23rd44.96 seconds