Herd Wraps up Day 1 at USF Invite

Jasia Richardson

Jasia Richardson

March 20, 2014

Thursday's Results

TAMPA, Fla.-Andrea Porter and Jasia Richardson finished fourth and fifth in the 5000 meters and long jump, respectively, as the Marshall outdoor track and field team completed its first day of competition on Thursday at the USF Invite.

Porter posted a time of 19:04.12 and Richardson leaped 5.90 meters.

Elaine Derricott took eighth in the javelin with a mark of 32.48 meters, while Bethany Drury notched an 11th-place finish in the hammer throw with a toss of 40.37 meters.

The Herd will be back in action Friday morning on the event's final day of competition.

Full Marshall Results

Hammer Throw

11. Bethany Drury, 40.37 meters

13. Mercedes Dowell, 34.95


8. Elaine Derricott, 32.48 meters

10. Isabelle Rogner, 19.87

11. Caitlyn Owings, 17.79

Long Jump

5. Jasia Richardson, 5.90 meters

7. Catika Slay, 5.69

14. Antonique Butler, 5.13



5000 Meter Run

4. Andrea Porter, 19:04.12