Spotlight Bleu Devil
Men's Track & Field
April 22, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University Dillard University jumper 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 15-17.

Sessoms, a freshman from Portsmouth, Virginia, picked up a ninth place finish out of 24 participants in the men’s long jump at the 2016 Southeastern Lions Invitational in Hammond, La., leaping a distance of 6.73 meters. He also finished 13th out of 14 competitors in the men’s triple jump, leaping a distance of 11.90 meters.