Day one of the 2018 NJCAA National Track and Field Championships at Mohawk Valley Community College is in the books. Mother nature delivered a mix of sun, clouds and afternoon rain showers but it couldn't put a damper on the nearly 400 athletes in town competing for a national championship.
Divah Johnson led the Hawks to their first points of the championship with a fourth place finish in the Steeplechase.
Rose Simmons competed in the Heptathlon for the Hawks. Simmons is currently in third place with 1435 points.
Day 2 of the NJCAA National Track and Field Championships will feature the conclusion of the Decathlon and Heptathlon, the Men's and Women's 10,000m runs and several field events including:
Women Pole Vault
Men Long Jump
Men Discus Throw
Men High Jump
Women Long Jump
Men Javelin Throw
Women Discus Throw
You can see all the results by visiting our Championship Center page.