Jodi-Rae Blackwood posted a time of 50.98 in the prelimiaries of the 400-meter hurdles on Thursday.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Blackwood, McKenzie Open Jamaican Senior National Championships

By NU Athletic Communications

Kingston, Jamaica- Jodi-Rae Blackwood and Dexter McKenzie kicked off competition at the 2013 Jamaican Senior National Championships in Kingston, Jamaica on Thursday.

Blackwood automatically advanced to the 400-meter hurdle finals with a time of 50.98 in the second heat of the preliminaries. He will compete in the finals on Friday.

McKenzie finished with a time of 10.77 in the preliminaries of the 100 meters, but did not advance to the semifinals.

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