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    SFA Multis Athletes Wrap up Meet at Rice
    Cody Rhodes
    Cody Rhodes

    March 21, 2013

    The Stephen F. Austin men's and women's track and field team sent five athletes to Houston for the Shirley Crowe Combined Events Classic. Sophomore Cody Rhodes highlighted the two-day event recording a sixth-place finish for the SFA men in the decathlon group A event.

    Rhodes scored 6,540 points to outpace freshman Jamal Davis (6,156 points) who placed eighth overall. Rhodes was able to score valuable points in the 1,500 meters where he recorded a second-place finish to climb in the standings.

    Freshman John Park was the lone Lumberjack to compete in the events B group. Another strong 1,500-meter runner, Park clocked a time of 4:42.83 in the event to finish eighth overall in the decathlon.

    Brianna Dawson was the only Ladyjack to make the trip down to Houston. Dawson recorded a score of 3,714 to place 13th overall.

    SFA returns to action Friday when they travel to Waco, Texas to compete in the Baylor Triangular.