Quaker Men Competed at Phoenix T&F Invitational

Juwan Houston '20 (Shannon Petsch '19 photo)
Juwan Houston '20 (Shannon Petsch '19 photo)

ELON, N.C. -- The Guilford College track and field teams competed on Saturday at the Phoenix Invitational. The meet featured a mix of NCAA Division I, II and III competition and was hosted by Elon University.

The 4x100M relay team of Juwan Houston, Desmond Marshall, Jeremiah Hedrick and Asa Bell clocked an impressive 43:61 in the race. The Quakers were seventh of 10 teams and recorded the second-fastest time in the Quakers' record book.

Houston was eighth of 20 competitors in the 110M hurdles. His time of 15:60 was the fourth fastest in program history.

Hedrick posted the sixth-best triple jump in Quaker history (13.45M). He was third of 13 entrants in the field.

Guilford competes next at the Wildcat Invitational hosted by Randolph College. The two-day meet begins Friday (4/12) in Lynchburg, Va.