Spotlight Bleu Devil
Men's Track & Field
April 9, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University Dillard University sprinter/jumper/hurdler Quamel Sessoms has been selected as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Men’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for meets competed on the weekend of April 1-3.

Sessoms, a freshman from Portsmouth, Virginia, picked up a third place finish out of 28 participants in the men’s long jump at the 2016 Mississippi College Twilight Invitational in Clinton, Mississippi. He also finished ninth out of 12 hurdlers in the men’s 110 meter hurdles, while the Bleu Devils 4x1 squad, including Sessoms, picked up a 10th place finish out of 16 teams in the men’s 4x1 meter relay.