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Adebayo resets hurdles record at Navy

Yusrah Adebayo (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Yusrah Adebayo (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Yusrah Adebayo (Silver Spring, Md./Paint Branch) reset her own 60 hurdles record to lead McDaniel at the Sweetheart Multi-Mix hosted by Navy in the women's indoor track and field action on Thursday.

Scoring:

  • The Green Terror recorded nine points finish seventh. Delaware won the nine-team meet with 192.5 points.

Making a Point: The following athletes earned points at the championship:

  • Samantha Merkel (Baltimore, Md./Winters Mill): 1000, finishing fifth with a time of 3:27.37.
  • Shantae Byro (Baltimore, Md./Northwestern): triple jump, finishing sixth with a jump of 10.02 meters.
  • Yusrah Adebayo: 60 hurdles, finishing seventh with a time of 9.34 seconds.

Record Setter: The following athletes established a new program record at the meet:

Standard Bearer: The following athletes hit Centennial Conference-qualifying marks at the meet:

  • Yusrah Adebayo: 60 hurdles, finishing seventh with a time of 9.34 seconds; 60, finishing 14th with a time of 8.27 seconds.
  • Danielle Baltrip (Andrews AFB, Md./Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr.): 60 hurdles, finishing 16th with a time of 10.53 seconds.
  • Shantae Byro: 60, finishing 17th with a time of 8.38 seconds; triple jump, finishing sixth with a mark of 10.02 meters.

A New Standard: The following athletes hit ECAC-qualifying marks at the meet:

Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes achieved a mark that ranks in the program's all-time top 10:

Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at the Larry Shipe Invitational hosted by Hagerstown on Sunday, Feb. 18.

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