Knights Open Tom Jones Memorial With Top 10 Finishes


GAINESVILLE – The UCF track and field team opened the Tom Jones Memorial with four top 10 performances on Friday.
Brittany Floyd started the day with a sixth place finish in the open long jump at 19-1.5/5.83m. Jasmine Scott-Kilgo finished 10th in the long jump invitational with a mark of 19-5.25/5.92m.
Both Knights finished in the top 20 of the discus as Adrienne Adams finished eighth with a mark of 170-2/51.88m. Nicole Whitaker used a personal best 154-4/47.05m to finish 18th.
Valerie Lastra turned in a top 10 finish in the 1500-meter run at 4:28.52. Brenna Mullaney ran a personal best 4:48.53 to join her in the top 25.
I'Asia Wilson ran a personal best 23.78 to join Beyonce Defreitas (23.63) in the top 30 of the 200-meter dash.
UCF continues action at the Tom Jones Memorial on Saturday, beginning with the hammer throw at 10 a.m.
UCF Results
Long Jump – Open
6. Brittany Floyd 19-1.5/5.83m
13. Leiya Green 18-7.25/5.67m
26. Kiara Lee 17-9.5/5.42m
8. Adrienne Adams 170-2/51.88m
18. Nicole Whitaker 154-4/47.05
Long Jump – Invite
10. Jasmine Scott-Kilgo 19-5.25/5.92m
10. Valerie Lastra 4:28.52
21. Brenna Mullaney 4:48.53
27. Mackenzie Czurak 5:00.60
12. Selena Wright 1:00.32
16. Tamia Badal 1:00.77
23. Alicia Coleman 1:02.65
14. Brittany Floyd 121-1/36.92m
16. Holly Cassels 112-0/34.15m
19. Beyonce Defreitas 23.63
27. I'Asia Wilson 23.78
33. Danielle Bess 23.94
37. Ciara Holback 24.04
54. Ani Wells 24.63
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