The Spartans ended their spring break trip on a high note as they rewrote the Spartan record books at the University of Miami at the Hurricane Invitational.
St. Jacob Diodonet broke his own school record in the 200 running 21.51 in the 200 and finishing 5th in the event. Diodonet also competed in the 400 clocking a time of 47.94, a provisional NCAA qualifier in that event. He finished in 5th, only losing to athletes from South Carolina and George Mason. Mohammed Ifthikar hit a new school record in the long jump with a jump of 6.66m (21'10.25). Ifthikar also recorded a new school record in the triple jump with a leap of 13.72m (45'0.25). Rickssen Opont hit a new school record in the discus with a toss of 44.48m (145'11) which had him finish in 4th. Opont then took 8th in the shot put in 13.58m (44'6.75). Tim Faranda set a new school record in the Javelin throw with a throw of 48.47m (159'). Winslow Dorsainvil ran a season best in the 100 with a 10.79. Ryan Gasser also ran 2:00.81 in the 800.
Rookie Camille Cameron broke school records in the 100, 200 and the 4x100 at the Hurricane Invitational. Camille ran 12.37 in the 100 meters, 25.17 in the 200 and was part of the 4x100 team of Amber Lubaszka, Victoria Jones-Alleyne and Tiana Kirkland that ran 48.16. Jones-Alleyne ran a new school record time in the 100 hurdles with a time of 14.61 in the event. Kristen Borriello hit a new college best and school record in the 1500 with a time of 4:38.41. Katie Mollahan took 8th place in the shot put with a throw of 11.38m (37'4).
The team next competes at the Lafayette 7-way meet on Saturday.