March 14, 2008
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Steve Marcelle and James Lemons II competed for the Georgia Tech men’s track and field team on the first day of the 2008 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville, Ark.
Marcelle, a sophomore from Green Bay, Wis., placed 13th in the men’s shot put. Marcelle tossed the shot put 57 feet, 7 ½ inches, just three inches off of eighth place at the championship meet.
Lemons, a senior from Atlanta, Ga., finished 11th in the long jump with a mark of 24 feet, 11 inches. He will be back in action Saturday in the triple jump beginning at 5:30 p.m. Sophomore Alphonso Jordan will also be competing in the triple jump Saturday.
Results will be posted at the end of the day on www.ramblinwreck.com, Georgia Tech’s official athletic website. Live stats are available at www.ladybacks.com.
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