Track & Field

Adia Ledbetter Leads the Peacocks Making the Final Round in Two Events

Adia Ledbetter Leads the Peacocks Making the Final Round in Two Events

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Adia Ledbetter led the Peacocks as she qualified for finals in two events at the Rutgers Invitational on Friday afternoon.

Ledbetter threw an 11.64m distance in weight throw and measured 6.36m in the shot put. Meredith Przybocki qualified for METS posting a 10.82 long jump and 1.55m high jump.

Joe Egri posted a 6.16m in the long jump and had an outstanding distance of 6.36m in the pole vault event. Aondofa Anyam placed in the high jump finals clearing 6 feet and four inches.

"Excellent performance, overall we were satisfied with the performance from the students," said assistant coach Rudy Thompson. "We are looking forward to tomorrow with all the running events."

The Peacocks will finish up competition the invitational tomorrow in running events on Saturday, Jan. 7 beginning at 10am.