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Track and Field Hosts Last Chance Meet
Courtesy: George Mason Athletics
Release: 02/26/2012

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FAIRFAX, Va. - The George Mason track & field team hosted the Patriot Last Chance meet on Sunday, and qualified nine more athletes for next weekend's IC4A/ECAC Indoor Championships.

The lone ECAC qualifying time for the women was TaNay Chandler, who finished the 60m dash in 7.64, good for second place.

Additional highlights for the women included Katea Jemmott winning the long jump (5.37m) and Dominique Graham finishing tops in the high jump (1.65m).

For the men, seven individuals posted IC4A qualifying marks, including two from Lavell Handy, who placed second in the triple jump with a distance of 15.83m in addition to posting a time of 6.92 in the 60m dash during prelims.

Also qualifying were Patrick Dietrick in the pole vault (4.80m, 2nd), Dwight Webley in the long jump (7.04m, 1st), Everett Hackett in the 1 mile run (4:13.02, 1st), Alex Zyryanov in the 1 mile run (4:14.42), Parker Boudreau in the 1000m run (2:26.87, 1st) and Anthony Williams in the 60m hurdles (8.07, 3rd).

Both teams return to action next weekend with those that have qualified traveling to compete at the IC4A/ECAC Indoor Championships in Boston.