McCoy Races in Niswonger Invitational

Johnson City, TN--The Lees-McRae College women's track & field team took to the track Friday and Saturday, January 18-19, at the Niswonger Invitational at ETSU in Johnson City, TN.

The meet showcased some of the world's top collegiate, post collegiate, and professional athletes. Over 1,100 athletes from 60 teams competed in the two-day event including athletes from Clemson and Virginia Tech as well as some professional athletes from Reebok, Total Sports and others.

The lone competitor for the Lady Bobcats was freshman Shantra McCoy (Stafford, VA/North Stafford HS). Competing in her first collegiate track meet, McCoy participated in the women's 60m high hurdles and the 60m dash.

The Bobcat women's track & field team will compete again on February 8th at the Valentine Invitational at Appalachian State University.

Pictured: Shantra McCoy