Brianna Lyston opens her Collegiate season with third place finish in 200 metres
Young Jamaican sprinter Brianna Lyston made her Indoor debut on the track yesterday at the new Mexico Collegiate Classic.
Competing for Louisiana State University in the women’s 200 metres, Lyston placed 3rd in her heat in 23.54 seconds for an overall 18th in the event.
Her compatriot Kevona Davis running for Texas Tech was second in her heat in 23.22 seconds to finish 9th overall.
In the meantime Lamara Distin topped the field in the women’s high jump where she produced an effort of 1.94 metres.
2016 Olympic champion Omar Mcleod and Phillip Lemonious will be in action later this morning in the mens 60 metre hurdles.