Women's Outdoor Track & Field

Adebayo records pair of top-five finishes in hurdles

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

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – Yusrah Adebayo (Silver Spring, Md./Paint Branch) finished third in the 100 hurdles and fourth in the 400 hurdles to lead McDaniel at the Shippensburg Mid-Week Invitational in women's outdoor track and field action on Wednesday.

Scoring:

  • There was no team score.

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

  • Yusrah Adebayo: 100 hurdles, finishing third with a time of 15.49 seconds; 400 hurdles, finishing fourth with a time of 1:07.84.
  • Danielle Baltrip (Andrew AFB, Md./Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr.): 100 hurdles, finishing 10th with a time of 17.32 seconds; 400 hurdles, finishing sixth with a time of 1:12.18.

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:

  • Yusrah Adebayo now ranks fourth all-time in the 100 hurdles (15.49 seconds).
  • Adebayo also now ranks sixth all-time in the 400 hurdles (1:12.18).

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

Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at the Mason-Dixon Invitational hosted by Gettysburg on Saturday.

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