FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Freshman Darius Flowers (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) won the triple jump at the Battleground Relays hosted by University of Mary Washington last Friday and Saturday in Fredericksburg, Va. Flowers was the lone representative from the Gallaudet University men’s and women’s track and field teams at the two-day meet.
Flowers jumped over 46 feet, a distance of 14.14 meters, to win the event that consisted of 11 jumpers on Friday. Flower’s distance was over four feet longer than the second-place finisher from Mary Washington.
GU is slated to take a full-team to the Goucher Classic on Saturday, March 27, in Towson, Md.