Sophomore Stormy Kendrick broke her own school record in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.23 seconds during preliminary competition on Friday at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin. She will run in the finals on Saturday against a strong national field.
The women’s 4 x 100-meter relay team of Jasmine Edgerson, Kendrick, Misha Morris and Marlena Wesh recorded a time of 44.54 and qualified for the finals, as did the men’s 4 x 100 team of Warren Fraser, Justin Murdock, La’Mont Jackson and Spencer Adams, who posted a time of 40.71.
Freshmen Brianna Rollins and Bridgette Owens both qualified for Saturday’s in the women’s 100-meter hurdles. With times of 13.10 and 13.17, Rollins and Owens moved into second and third on Clemson’s all-time list in the event. Rollins is the school record-holder and reigning NCAA champion in the 60-meter hurdles indoors.
In the men’s 100-meter dash, Murdock qualified for the finals with a time of 10.20. Clemson also qualified its men’s 4 x 400-meter relay team, with a time of 3:12.46.