Georgia Tech Track & Field Set For Outdoor ACC Championships

Jhanelle McLeod heads into the ACC Championships with the best triple jump in the country this season.

April 17, 2013

Georgia Tech Track & Field at the 2013 ACC Outdoor Championships
 When  Thursday, April 18 - Saturday, April 20
 Where  Paul H. Derr Track in Raleigh N.C.
 Host

 NC State

 Schedule

 ACCOTF Schedule

 Live Coverage

 Live Coverage

 Live Results

 Live Results

 ACCOTF Site

 2013 ACC Outdoor TF Championships Site

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THE FLATS – The Georgia Tech track and field team is set to compete at the ACC Outdoor Championships Thursday - Saturday hosted by North Carolina State in Raleigh, N.C. at Paul H. Derr Track.

Action begins Thursday with the field events at 10 a.m. and the running events begin at 6 p.m. Friday’s slate of events begins at 10:30 a.m. with the men’s javelin and the women’s high jump opens Saturday’s action at 1 p.m.

Live coverage for the three-day ACC Championships is available on www.theACC.com. The coverage schedule is:
Thursday, April 18: 6-9 p.m.
Friday, April 19: 5-8:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 20:  4-8 p.m.

Georgia Tech Outdoor Highlights
- Jhanelle McLeod set a new Georgia Tech triple jump record at the Florida Relays (43’11¼) – it’s the best mark in collegiate track and field this season.
- Julienne McKee set a new Georgia Tech long jump record at the Georgia Relays (20’9).
- Brandon Lasater was named the USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week (April 8) for his come-from-behind kick at the Florida Relays.
- Cole Jackob, Zack Fanelty, Jeremy Greenwald and Brandon Lasater own the second fastest 4x800-meter relay time (7:22.37) in collegiate track and field this season.
- Aaron Unterberger has placed first in the pole vault in every meet he competed in during the outdoor season.

Georgia Tech Among ACC Leaders (as of April 15)
Brandon Lasater – 800 meters – 1:48.34
Julienne McKee – Long Jump – 20’9”
Jonathan Gardner – Triple Jump – 52’3¾”
Jhanelle McLeod – Triple Jump – 43’11¼”