Washington Sets Indoor School Record in Long Jump
NC State women's track and field was led at the Virginia Tech Challenge by a career-best mark in the long jump from DeMiracle Washington. The mark was a NC State indoor school record. Her 19'11.50" in the event was second at the meet in Blacksburg, Va., and the third best mark in the ACC this season. The VT Challenge continues on Satuday, and the team sent a split squad to UNC for competition on Saturday.
Lauren Montgomery posted a career-best time in the 60 meter dash with a 7.90, the fastest time on the team this season and the time makes her the 10th fastest performer in school history. She also turned in a 25.02 in the 200 meters, the 10th best mark in school history and the fastest time on the team in 2008.