June 10, 2006
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Junior Ashlee Kidd clocked a personal-record time of 51.57 in the women’s 400-meter dash, finishing fifth, to lead Georgia Tech at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday.
Kidd, a native of St. Petersburg, Fla., earns All-America honors for the second consecutive outdoor season in the 400m dash. The Yellow Jackets are currently in a tie for 42nd place with a point total of four.
Brandy Depland, a senior from Katy, Texas, finished in a tie for 10th place in the women’s triple jump with a mark of 41 feet, 11 ½ inches, to close out competition for Tech at the outdoor national championships.