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Adebayo takes bronze in record-resetting 60 hurdles

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

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. – Yusrah Adebayo (Silver Spring, Md./Paint Branch) finished third in the 60 hurdles to lead McDaniel at the 2018 Centennial Conference women's indoor track and field championship hosted by Ursinus on Saturday and Sunday.

Scoring:

  • The Green Terror finished 10th with nine points. Johns Hopkins ran away with its eighth straight title, totaling 235.5 points at the 10-team championship. Haverford finished second with 77 points.

Precious Medals: The following athletes earned a medal at the championship:

  • Yusrah Adebayo took bronze in the 60 hurdles with a time of 9.32 seconds out of the first heat. On Saturday, she qualified fifth with a time of 9.72 seconds.

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

  • Yusrah Adebayo finished seventh in the 200 with a time of 27.28 seconds.
  • Shantae Byro (Baltimore, Md./Northwestern): triple jump, finishing eighth with a jump of 9.80 meters (32-2).

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

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:

Rounding out the Field: The following also competed at the event:

Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at the ECAC Championship hosted at the NY Armory on Friday and Saturday.

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