April 21, 2011
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Alabama State’s Jeffery Adams and Mississippi Valley State’s Tambryia Barney were named the SWAC Track and Field Athletes of the Week, the conference announced on Thursday.
Adams (Jr., Jonesboro, Ga.) took sixth in the 100m dash (14.46) at Auburn’s War Eagle Invitational. He also had a top-10 finish in the 110m hurdles after crossing the line in 14.59.
Barney (Fr., Hillsdale, Miss.) had a second-place finish in the triple jump at Mississippi State’s Jace Locoste Invitational. She jumped 11.61 meters (38’01”) en route to runner-up honors.