Rushell Clayton

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National Athletics Championships,Rhonda Whyte,Janieve Russell,Leah Nugent,Rushell Clayton,Ristananna Tracey

Photo: Leah Nugent (left) and Rhonda Whyte attack the final hurdle in semifinal two of the women's 400m hurdles at the National Athletic Championships in Kingston Jamaica last night. Whyte won the race in 55.04 while Nugent’s was second in 55.32.




The women’s 400m hurdles final will be an event to watch at the National Athletics Finals tonight. The semifinals of the event took place on Thursday and have set up what is expected to be a sizzling final tonight at 7:50pm.

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Photo: Rushell Clayton displays here Canadian "loot" (Rushell Clayton)

Jamaica’s 15 member squad to the 8th staging of NACAC games ended the three day championships in Kamloops, Canada with a medal haul of 7, one more than the reaped at the last championship in Mexico. They finished with two silvers and five bronze medals to place 7th behind table topper United States who ended with 64 medals. The country’s athletes were unable to find the winner’s podium this time around.