Nebraska track and field long jumper Isaiah Griffith placed fifth in the event at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships in Sacramento, California on Friday evening. Griffith posted a jump of 24-1 (7.34m) on his first attempt to earn fifth place.
Two other Huskers competed on Friday. Raynesha Lewis was 13th in the long jump at 18-3 (5.56m). Kierra Griggs finished 14th in the 400 meters with a time of 55.04.
On Saturday, Cody Walton will compete in the javelin at the USATF Senior Outdoor Championships at 1:30 p.m. (CT). Griffith will compete again in the junior meet in the triple jump at 5:50 p.m., and Sydney Otto will throw the javelin at 7:10 p.m.