Track and Field: Upstate Achieves Two School Records on Opening Day of Hilton Garden Invitational

February 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm

he first day of the Hilton Garden Invitational featured two school records broken and 13 personal-bests attained by the USC Upstate track and field team Friday at the JDL Fast Track.

Two Upstate newcomers, KeAndrea Ladson and Alexis Jacobs, both set new school indoor records during the event hosted by Wake Forest University. Ladson qualified for the 60-meter hurdle finals after breaking her own school record, and personal-best, with a time of 9.24 to finish 19th overall. Jacobs also broke her school indoor mark in the shot put after registering a personal-best throw of 13.70-meters (44-11.50) to place sixth in the event.

Read more about the invitational.