UAPB Track and Field Wraps Weekend at Joe Walker Invitational

Oxford, Miss. – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff men’s and women’s track and field teams wrapped up the final day of competition before severe weather ended the Joe Walker Invitational early.

Sabrina Hollis captured the individual event shot put title with a mark of 12.65m, followed by Jasmine Stewart in sixth place with a mark of 9.38m.  Hollins also placed ninth in the hammer event with a mark of 48.29m.

In the long jump competition, Safiya John finished in the top 10 with a leap of 5.50m and Joelle Stewart finished ninth in the women’s discus with a distance of 34.99m.

On the men’s side, D’Andre Mighty finished 11th overall in the 5000 meters with a time of 16:18.55.

In the field events, Houston native Travis Bibbs placed third in the triple jump with a leap of 14.14m and seventh in the long jump with a leap of 7.06 m.

UAPB will return to the track at Arkansas State Friday and Saturday, April 19-20.