April 23, 2010
For the second straight day the FSU women’s 4x100m relay squad posted a 44.30 at the prestigious Penn Relays en route to a fifth-place finish.
The same exact foursome teamed up an hour later for the opening heats of the 4x200m relay and combined to run the fourth-fastest time at 1:33.52. The Seminoles will battle for the 2010 championship at 2:35 p.m. on Saturday.
The men’s distance medley relay team closed out the Seminole action at the Penn Relays on Friday as the group ran a 9:42.86 in the event to earn seventh place.
Matt Leeder opened the race for FSU with a 2:58.49 in the 1200m opening leg before Darrin Gibson ran a 47.83 in the 400m second leg. Gibson handed the baton off to Nathan Duby who covered the next 800 meters in 1:52.60 followed by freshman David Forrester who ran the final 1600m in 4:03.96 to claim seventh place.
The Seminole 4x200m relay squad will close out the Penn Relays for the Seminoles on Saturday at 2:35 p.m.