Alabama Relays Day One - Morris Sixth in Heptathlon Through Four Events
March 27, 2008
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The Hoosiers participated in day one of the Alabama Relays on Thursday, March 27. The day consisted of men's decathlon and women's heptathlon action. Through four events in the heptathlon, freshman Laura Morris finished the day in sixth place.
She recorded 2,830 points and is less than 100 points out of fourth place. She recorded two fourth-place finishes on the day, tying for fourth in the high jump and recording the fourth-best heave in the shot put. Morris's toss was 23 centimeters shy of third and 30 centimeters better than the fifth-place throw.
Competition continues at 9 a.m. on Friday as the decathlon and heptathlon will both conclude at the end of day two. For complete results of the days action stay tuned to IUHOOSIERS.com.
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