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Panthers Conclude NCAA East Prelims

JACKSONVILLE, Florida (May 29,2021) - FIU outdoor track and field wrapped up competition at the NCAA East Preliminaries in Jacksonville, Florida, with Queshun Watson-Riggins competing in the triple jump and Desmond Dorceus participating in the discus on Thursday.


Watson-Riggins, who earned two gold medals at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships and had placed 20th in the long jump on Tuesday, finished 30th in the triple jump with a mark of 15.20m. The event marks the conclusion of a season where the sophomore broke the FIU school record in the long jump and now holds the second best mark in the triple jump at 15.