February 24, 2013

Curry finishes ninth at Mason Last Chance Meet

FAIRFAX, Va. --- Junior Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) posted a mark of 1.55 meters to finish ninth in the high jump competition on Sunday afternoon to pace the Lees-McRae College women's track and field team at George Mason University's Last Chance Meet.

Curry placed ninth with a mark of 1.55 meters, falling just short of her previous personal best. The Lexington, N.C. native currently sits tied for 27th on the national leader's list with a mark of 1.67 meters, which ranks first in the Bobcat record book.

Lees-McRae will open the outdoor season on Friday, March 1 when the Bobcats travel to Hickory, N.C. to take part in the Power Sox Invitational, hosted by Lenoir-Rhyne University.

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