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College Report: Week 1 Indoors Brandon Miles Dec 5, 2005

I will be attempting to do a weekly report of the college scene in the state of Virginia with a sprinkling of news on former Virginian high school preps competing in college outside of the Commonwealth. Feel free to contact me for any omissions of noteworthy performances, especially those of individuals who compete outside of Virginia collegiately, so we can get them the recognition they deserve. This week was the first week of the college indoor season with several in-state schools getting their feet wet in competition. At the Liberty Kickoff held at Liberty University\'s one-year old Toslma Track Center, the home team Liberty wasted no time in getting individuals qualified for possible NCAA Nationals competition with distance runner Josh McDougal and multi-event star Brandon Hoskins hitting NCAA provisional qualifying marks at their home meet.

Frykberg, Lambert lead VCU for second-straight meet VCU Press Release Mar 26, 2005

Senior Brett Frykberg (Jacksonville, Fla./Tennessee), right, and sophomore Davion Lambert (Richmond, Va./Varina) earned first-place honors for the second-consecutive week in the high jump and long jump, respectively, this weekend at the Fred Hardy Invitational hosted by the University of Richmond.

Frykberg earns VCU\'s second NCAA Regional qualifying mark VCU Press Release Mar 19, 2005

Senior newcomer Brett Frykberg (Jacksonville, Fla./Univ. of Tennessee) broke a Virginia Commonwealth school record and qualified for the NCAA Regionals in the high jump by leaping 6-10.75, Saturday afternoon, during the second day of competition at the Ram Invitational at the Richard A. Hollander Track and Field Facility at Sports Backers Stadium. Frykberg was the second VCU athlete to qualify for the NCAA Regionals during the meet. Sophomore Davion Lambert (Richmond, Va./Varina) qualified yesterday in the long jump with his leap of 24-4.50.

Manning paces VCU on day two of Ram Invite VCU Press Release Mar 19, 2005

Senior Cheri Manning (Glen Allen, Va./J.R. Tucker) led the way for Virginia Commonwealth on day two of the Ram Invitational at the Richard A. Hollander Track and Field Facility at Sports Backers Stadium. The sprinter placed first in the 200m with a time of 26.00 and after earning the fastest time in the preliminary round, finished third in the finals of the 100m dash with a time of 12.25.

VCU high jumper Brown invited to NCAA Indoor Championships VCU Press Release Mar 8, 2005

Virginia Commonwealth junior Tanika Brown (Powhatan, Va./Powhatan) has been accepted to compete in the 2005 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, Friday, March 11 in Fayetteville, Ark. Brown, who will be competing in the high jump, tied for the 14th highest leap in the country with a mark of 5-10.75 and is one of 21 athletes vying for the NCAA high jump crown.