Cajuns Start Outdoor Season on a Good Note

Natchitoches, La. – Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team opened up their outdoor season Saturday at the Northwestern State Relays. UL took home 15 top five finishes highlighted by Jasmine Anderson’s first place finish in the 100m hurdles and Antwain Keyes’ first place in the high jump.

Louisiana had two first place finishes, two second places, four third places, four fourths and three fifths

Top 5 Finshers:

Donnie Broussard – Hammer Throw, 39.19m – Fifth

Kirsten Meche – Women Javelin Throw, 38.90m – Fourth

Mitchell Babineaux – Men Javelin Throw, 56.20m – Third

Chris Comeaux – Men Javelin Throw, 53.30m – Fourth

Antwyne Zanders – Men Javelin Throw, 53.24m – Fifth

Antwain Keyes – Men High Jump, 2.00m – First

Amber Laurent – Women High Jump, 3.10m – Fourth

Kenneth Bellard – Men Long Jump, 6.57m – Second  

Tyler Guidry – Men Shot Put, 14.64m – Second

Women’s 4x200m Relay Team, 1:41.25 – Third

Men’s 4x200m Relay Team, 1:27.87 – Fifth

Jasmine Anderson – Women 100m Hurdles, 13.98 – First

Louis Stevens – Men 110m Hurdles, 14.53m – Third

Women’s 4x100m Relay Team, 47.25 – Third

Men 4x100m Relay Team, 41.76 – Fourth

The Cajuns will be back in action next weekend when they travel to Lake Charles for a meet at McNeese State. The Cajuns host the Louisiana Classics Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21.