Chad Wright won the discus at the Jamaican Nationnal Senior Championships.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Wright Wins Discus Title at Jamaican National Senior Championships

By NU Athletic Communications

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).

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