Dutchtown’s Brown, Tasker claim wins at LSU Indoor Qualifier

Staff reports
April Tasker

BATON?ROUGE – Dutchtown’s Shaquille Brown and April Tasker each won events  at the LSU High School Indoor Qualifier Saturday at Carl Maddox Field House.

Brown won the 800 meter run in 2:02.30 ahead of R. Guerin’s time of 2:03.00 from Catholic.

Tasker took the triple jump with a leap of 36-8 1/4 to defeat D. Bricso’s jump of 36-5 1/2 from Baton?Rouge.

Donaldsonville’s Justin Breaux also won the 55-meter run in 6.53, while the Tigers’ 4x200 meter relay team won with a time of 1:33.17 ahead of Franklin’s 1:33.18.

Dutchtown’s 4x800 meter relay also placed second in 8:46.02 behind Catholic’s time of 8:39.82, while the girls’ team was third in 10:40.08.