HICKORY, N.C. – The Coker College women's track and field team finished third at the South Atlantic Conference Track and Field Championships, which concluded on Saturday (Apr. 15). The Cobras finished with 132.5 total points in the event.
Darroneshia Lott won the South Atlantic Conference title in both the 1500 and 800-meter run. In the 1500, Lott ran a school-record time of 4:36.75, beating the previous school record by five seconds. Lott ran a time of 2:12.68 in the 800-meter, winning the event by over five seconds.
Noelia Leake also brought home the gold in the 100-meter dash, running a time of 12.06 seconds.
In the heptathlon, Tiffany Taylor finished in second. She won the javelin throw and finished second in the 100-meter hurdles and shot put.
In the triple jump, Charity Snelling finished third, with a school-record distance of 37' 6.5".
In the 4 x 100-meter relay, the team of Williamson, Gale, Murphy and Leake finished in third, running a time of 48.18 seconds.