Wright Wins Discus Title at Jamaican National Senior Championships
Chad Wright took home the discus crown at the 2013 Jamaican National Senior Championships on Saturday in Kingston, Jamaica. Wright posted a throw of 204-6 (62.35) to win the event.
Dexter McKenzie started his day with a time of 20.97 in the first round of the men’s 200 meters. He followed that performance later in the day with a personal-best-tying time of 20.86 in the semifinals and will finish ninth overall.
Former Husker national champion Nicholas Gordon finished second in the long jump at the Jamaican Championships. He posted a leap of 25-9 ¼ (7.85).
Also in action today were Beau Simmons, Christian Sanderfer, Craig Driver and Steve Cahoy in the Aurora Street Vault. All four cleared 17-6 (5.33).