May 23, 2014 8:44 PM by Texas A&M Kingsville
Allendale, Mich. -Texas A&M-Kingsville's, Jeron Robinson was crowned the national champion in the men's high jump on Friday. Robinson won the title, tied the NCAA Division II Outdoor all-time record and set a new championship meet record with a flight of 7'-6. 5"(2.30m). He bested his own height from the Lone Star Conference Outdoor Championship which was 7'-3" (2.21m).
Tim Price qualified for the men's 200m dash final with a time of 20.76. Michal Idziak also qualified for the men's 800m run final with a time of 1:51.30.
The Hoggies will continue competition in an effort to bring some championship hardware back to Kingsville on Saturday.
Kingsville athletes who will compete on Saturday are: Javan Gray (men's javelin), Jordan Yamoah (men's pole vault), C.J. Griggs (men's triple jump), Valerie Vrana (women's shot put), Amanda Haven (high jump), Amber Perry (400m run), Kathy Trevino (400m run), 4x100m men's relay team (Anthony Washington, Corbin Whalum, Jonathan Woodson, and Tim Price), (Sergio Rios) (men's 400m hurdles), Amber Perry (women's 400m dash), and Kaina Martinez (women's 100m dash) .
Check on www.javelinaathletics.com for updates about the completion and to see what Javelinas will be bringing championships back to Kingsville.
Live Results can be seen at http://www.primetimetiming.com/liveresults/2014/ncaa_outdoor/.
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