Feranmi Okanlami Triple Jumps 51-4 1/2 At Texas Relays
April 8, 2006
Austin, Tx - Feranmi Okanlami finished second in the triple jump with a career-best 51-4 1/2 (15.66m) to highlight Stanford's activity on Friday at the 79th annual Texas Relays.
Okanlami's previous best was 50-5 1/4 (15.37m) set last year. Okanlami's effort on Friday was also fourth-best in school history.
In other action, Chauntae Bayne-Hackett ran the second-fastest 100 meter time in school history in the prelims with a time of 11.41 (NCAA regional qualifying time). Her previous best was 11.81.
The women's 400 meter and 1600 meter relay teams had NCAA Regional qualifying times of 44.37 and 3:33.23.
For complete results, go to www.texasports.com
100 Meters (prelims): 1. Chris Hargrett (Florida A & M) 10.33q; 10. Wopamo Osaisai (S) 10.53nq
100 Meter Hurdles (prelims): 1. Richard Phillips (George Mason) 13.82q; 49. Myles Bradley (S) 15.10nq; 51. Daniel Knickerbocker (S) 15.17nq
Long Jump: 1. Tone Belt (Louisville) 24-9 1/4 (7.55m); Myles Bradley (S) 3 fouls
Triple Jump: 1. Johnathan Jackson (TCU) 51-7 (15.72m); 2. Feranmi Okanlami (S) 51-4 1/2 (15.66m)
100 Meter Hurdles (prelims): 1. Melanie Walker (Texas) 13.19q; 64. Idara Otu (S) 17.01nq
400 Meter Relay (prelims): 1. Texas 43.40q; 5. Stanford 44.37q
1600 Meter Relay (prelims): 1. Texas A & M 3:31.71q; 6. Stanford 3:33.23q
Pole Vault: 1. Annika Haedt (Kansas State) 12-11 1/2 (3.95m); 11. Samantha Shepard (S) 11-11 3/4 (3.65m)