Joplin, Mo. -- Taitum Mead led a 1-4 effort in the long jump as the Lions competed in day one of the MSSU Invite today at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.
Kylie Cornman placed third in the weight throw with a distance of 48-05.25, while Jasmin Hughes placed third in the 200m with a time of 26.14. Reagan was tenth in the event. Hughes qualified for the finals of the 60m dash in a time of 7.94, while JeAnna Sheppard, Jackie Wallace, and Mead all qualified in the 60m hurdles.
The team will finish up the meet with day two this morning.