Track & Field
    USC Gets Indoor Season Underway At Cherry & Silver Invitational
    Alitta Boyd came out strong in her first competition of the indoor season, placing second in the long jump at the Cherry & Silver Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M.
    Alitta Boyd came out strong in her first competition of the indoor season, placing second in the long jump at the Cherry & Silver Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M.

    Jan. 21, 2013

    USC delved into the indoor season this weekend as the Trojans sent a group of 15 athletes to compete at the Cherry & Silver Invitational held at the Albuquerque Convention Center in Albuquerque, N.M.

    The Trojans had some solid opening times and distances like Vanessa Jones running a 55.70 400m dash to finish fourth, Alitta Boyd posting a long jump of 19-6.00 ((5.94m) to place second and the women's 4x400m relay winning with a time of 3:45.89, nearly two seconds faster than the second place team.

    The following is list of the Trojans and their times and marks, as well as a link to the complete results:

    Complete Results Get Acrobat Reader

    Athletes and their best times for the weekend:

    Candace Bailey: TJ - 36-0.75 Alitta Boyd: 60m - 7.85, LJ - 19-6 Alexis Brown: 400m - 62.30 Melia Cox: 60m - 7.85, 60m HH - 8.75 Jessica Davis: 200m - 24.31, 400m - 58.06 Jackie Dion: 800m - 2:30.90 Jennifer Jones: 400m - 61.08, LJ - 16-8 Vanessa Jones: 200m - 24.97, 400m - 55.70 Loudia Laarman: 200m - 24.87, 400m - 60.09 Ashley Liverpool: 200m - 24.97 Akawkaw Ndipagbor: 200m - 24.70, 400m - 56.68 Oluwakemi Olonade: TJ - 39-1.75 Jenna Puterbaugh: 60m - 7.86, 200m - 24.72 Jaide Stepter: 60m HH - 8.79, 200m - 25.25 Jennifer Stutland: HJ - 5-2.25