PEMBROKE, N.C. – Senior Laquel Harris (Nassau, Bahamas) of the Shaw University women's outdoor track and field team claimed first place in the women's shot put with a throw of 11.80 meters at the Braves Classic Friday (Mar. 6) from the Dick & Lenore Taylor Track.
The event was the Lady Bears season opener as Shaw had a total of three athletes place in top-10 finishes highlighted by Harris' first place in the shot put.
- Senior Hannah Pealstrom (Chicago, IL) finished seventh overall in the 800m with a time of 2:53.70.
- Junior Damoni Neal (Newport News, VA) tabbed ninth (3:05.59).
A complete list of results from the Braves Classic can be found here.
Up Next: The Lady Bears will return to action on Mar. 19-21 at the Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational in Myrtle Beach, SC.
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