#TCCXCTF: Eagles prep for FAMU Relays

Khalil Randell nears the finish line in Wednesday's 800m race
Khalil Randell nears the finish line in Wednesday's 800m race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (March 13, 2019) – A small contingent of runners represented Tallahassee Community College's track team on Wednesday at the second installment of the Maclay Open Series. 

The event served as a final tune-up for the Eagles' first major event, the 67th FAMU Relays, which will take place Friday and Saturday at the Pete Griffin Track Complex on the campus of Florida A&M University. 

Four of the Eagles' male runners ran on Wednesday, two each in the 100m dash and 800m run. 

Jovanny Valdez posted an 11.24 in the 100m to finish first while teammate Antonio Durant (12.85) was third. 

In the 800m, Khalil Randell and Gannon Hundley finished 1-2 with times of 2:02.64 and 2:03.47, respectively. 

Here is the Eagles' tentative schedule of events at the FAMU Relays:

Friday, March 15

  • 5 p.m. - Men's & Women's 10,000m

Saturday, March 16

  • 11:35 a.m. - Men's 400m finals
  • 12:10 p.m. - Men's 100m prelims
  • 12:55 p.m. - Women's 800m finals
  • 1:30 p.m. -
    • Men's 1500m finals
    • Women's 1500m finals
    • Men's 200m finals
    • Women's 200m finals
    • Men's 1600 Sprint Medley finals