SATURDAY, MARCH 15, 2003
Track's Monique Tubbs Finishes Third in 60-Meter Dash at NCAA Indoor Championships; Becomes Four-Time All American
March 15, 2003
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Jacksonville University senior sprinter Monique Tubbs (Boston, Mass.) finished third in the finals of the 60-meter dash Saturday with a time of 7.26 at the NCAA Indoor National Championships at the Randal Tyson Track Center at the University of Arkansas. In doing so, Tubbs earns 60-meter indoor All-American honors for the fourth-straight year and becomes the first female athlete in JU history to be named a four-time All-American.
Tubbs, the 2001 NCAA 60-meter Indoor National Champion, finished behind Muna Lee of LSU, who ran a 7.17, and Auburn's Elva Goulbourne, who finished with a time of 7.24. Tubbs won her qualifying heat yesterday with a time of 7.24 to qualify third overall for the finals.
Top 5 Finishers Muna Lee, LSU 7.17 Elva Goulbourne, Auburn 7.24 Monique Tubbs, JU 7.26 Lauryn Williams, Miami 7.29 Aleen Baily, South Carolina 7.30
2002-03 WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD