• Grant Holloway drops World Lead of 7.49 in 60m hurdles at Clemson Invitational

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University of Florida sophomore Grant Holloway clocked a new World leading time over the 60m hurdles at the 2018 Clemson Indoor Invitational on Friday night.

The 2-time NCAA champion Holloway posted a blistering 7.49 seconds in the 60m hurdles final bettering World and Olympic champion Omar McLeod's World lead by 0.04 seconds. Holloway's 7.49 second performance also tied the third-fastest 60-meter hurdles time in collegiate history. Omar McLeod is the collegiate record holder at 7.45.

Last year as a Freshman Holloway became first man in NCAA Division I history to log top-2 finishes in both 110 hurdles and long jump at NCAA Outdoor Championships and to sweep indoor 60 hurdles and outdoor 110 hurdles NCAA titles.

Men 60m Hurdles Results Clemson Inv. | Full Meet Results Here

1. Grant Holloway SO - Florida 7.49

2. Jarret eaton SR - World Express 7.61

3. Michael Nicholls JR - Georgia 7.83

4. Yanick Hart SR - Unattached 7.86

5. Dondre Echols - Uglow 7.87

6. Justin Veteto SR - Purdue 7.96

7. Cory Poole FR - Florida 7.97

8. Keishaun Limehouse SO - Virginia Tech 8.05 

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