On March 9, Savannah State came in third at the meet with 90 points, defeated by Florida A&M University and Benedict College, at the track and field meet at T.A. Wright Stadium.
Florida A&M won the event with 131 points while Benedict was second with 110. Edward Waters was fourth with 80 points and South Carolina-Beaufort came in fifth with 80 points.
“The schools are competitive but we came out victorious so that what matters most,” Tracy Gaston, junior who competed in the long jump, said. “Today I jumped 20 feet, not my best but I know I could do better."