Noting ACC Track & Field: January 27

Jan. 27, 2011

  • Florida State's Brandon Byram bested a field of 36 in the 300 meter dash with a time of 33.19 at the Hokie Invitational. His time is the fastest ever by a Seminole and also currently ranks first in the country.
  • Virginia's Adams Abdulrazaaq won his fifth- and sixth-straight 60-meter hurdles to remain undefeated in the event this season. His personal best time of 7.75 in the finals bettered his own school record for a second time this season and currently ranks fourth in the nation.
  • Clemson's Stormy Kendrick currently ranks first nationally in the 60m with an NCAA Automatic Qualifying time of 7.22. Her teammate, Marlena Wesh, holds the top time in the 300 meters with a 38.09 cut.
  • Duke's Kate Van Buskirk ran to a collegiate record in the women's 1000 meters at the Hokie Invitational, registering a time of 2:41.00. The previous record of 2:41.56 was set in 1989. The Brampton, Ontario, native also anchored the victorious 4x800 relay squad Friday, which posted a school record time of 8:42.54.
  • Three men's teams - Virginia Tech (No. 6), Florida State (No. 9) and North Carolina (No. 22) - and two women's teams - Clemson (No. 4) and Florida State (No. 14) are currently ranked in the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25 polls.