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Lawhorne and Greene Set School Records After Day One at VMI Winter Relays

Lawhorne and Greene Set School Records After Day One at VMI Winter Relays

LEXINGTON, Va.Trent Lawhorne (Amherst, Va./Amherst County) and Christopher Greene (Fredericksburg, Va./Chancellor) each set a new school standard as the Randolph College men's track and field team concluded the first day of the VMI Winter Relays.

Lawhorne threw a weight throw mark of 11.60m, a .50 improvement from his recent throw at the Vince Brown Invitational last weekend to set a brand new school standard. Meanwhile, Greene jumped a length of 13.54m in the triple jump to defeat the previous record of 12.89m, which set by Tory Myrick last season.

Mitchell Doss (Gretna, Va./Gretna) also competed in the weight throw, earning a mark of 10.47m while DJ Petty (Mechanicsville, Va./Lee-Davis) earned a spot in the semifinals of the 60 meter hurdles and the 60 meter sprint. Petty posted a time of 8.37 seconds in the hurdles, just missing a seat in the finals, before coming back to turn in a time of 7.07 seconds in the 60 meter sprint.

The WildCats are back tomorrow for the second and final day of the VMI Relays.