• Julien Alfred Clocks 7.04 the Fastest 60m Time in Collegiate History at NCAA Championships

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A Saint Lucia native Julien Alfred (University of Texas), clocked a new US collegiate 60m record of 7.04 seconds at the 2022 NCAA D1 Indoor Championships in Birmingham, Alabama, on Friday (3).

 Alfred broke Kemba Nelson's (Oregon) NCAA record set last year by 0.01 seconds.

She arrived at completion with a  seed time of 7.12 seconds, which was the 4th fastest time among the entrants.

Jady Mays of Oregon clocked 7.09 seconds, # 7th on the all-time collegiate list,  to win 2nd heat, while Grace Stark of Florida prevailed in heat 3 with 7.10 seconds. Rhasidat Adeleke (Univ. Texas) who took third in heat 2 clocked a new Irish Record of 7.17 and passed to Saturday's final.

Women's 60m dash final will take place on Saturday (12) at 7:10pm CT.

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RESULTS

Women's 60m dash prelims results 

PlAthleteTime Heat (pl) 
1Julien ALFRED
Texas [JR]
7.04
 
Q1 (1) PB    
2Jadyn MAYS
Oregon [FR]
7.09
 
Q1 (2) PB  
3Grace STARK
Florida [SO]
7.10
(7.095)
q1 (3) PB  
4Melissa JEFFERSON
Coastal Carolina [SO]
7.10
(7.100)
Q2 (1) PB  
5Abby STEINER
Kentucky [JR]
7.14
 
Q2 (2) 
6Rhasidat ADELEKE
Texas [FR]
7.17q2 (3) PB  
7Favour OFILI
LSU [SO]
7.18
(7.177)
q2 (4) 
8Semira KILLEBREW
Florida [SO]
7.18
(7.178)
q1 (4) PB  
9Alia ARMSTRONG
LSU [SO]
7.18
(7.180)
 2 (5) 
10Jada BAYLARK
Arkansas [SR]
7.20
 
 2 (6) 
11Rayniah JONES
UCF [SO]
7.21
(7.203)
 1 (5) PB  
12Kemba NELSON
Oregon [SR]
7.21
(7.205)
 2 (7) 
13Rosemary CHUKWUMA
Texas Tech [SO]
7.21
(7.207)
 1 (6) 
14Joella LLOYD
Tennessee [SO]
7.21
(7.208)
 1 (7) =SB  
15Madison MEREDITH
Missouri State [SR]
7.31
 
 2 (8) 
16Edidiong ODIONG
Florida State [SR]
7.52
 
 1 (8) 
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