Sports - Javelinas

May 24, 2014 11:09 PM by Texas A&M Kingsville

Javelina Men Finish 4th at NCAA DII Track & Field Championships

Allendale, Mich. - The Texas A&M-Kingsville men's track & field team finished with their outdoor season with a fourth place finish in the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championship in Allendale, Mich. The fourth place finish ties for the team's best finish ever in the national meet. The Javelinas finished with 49 points. The winners of the meet, St. Augustine's had a point total of 112. Adams State finished in second place with 67 points and Ashland came in third place with 53.

Tim Price was crowned men's 100m and 200m dash national champion and an All-American on Saturday. Price finished the men's 100m dash with a time of 10.49 and the men's 200m dash with a time of 20.75. He also finished with the highest individual point total for the meet with 21.3 points.

Sergio Rios placed fourth, in the men's 400m hurdle final, with a time of 51.35. With Rios placing in the top 8 of competition, he is an All-American in his event.

Javan Gray competed in the men's javelin and finished in fifth place with distance of 212'-9" (64.85m). With his mark, Gray is an All-American for the season in his event.

In the men's pole vault, Jordan Yamoah finished in second place and tied with Bret Myers of Grand Valley State with a height of 17' - 4. 5" (5.30m). This is Yamoah's fourth time being named an All-American for his event.

The Kingsville men's 4x100m relay team (Jonathan Woodson, Anthony Washington, Corbin Whalum, and Tim Price) placed in the top 8 of the event and earned All-American honors. The relay team finished with a time of 40.51.

Kaina Martinez picked up her first All-American nod in the women's 100m dash. Martinez finished with a time of 12.05.

The Javelinas end their season on a high note as the team heads back to Kingsville.

Check for updates about Javelina Athletics.


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