COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s track and field team competed in action in the 99th annual Drake Relays on Friday in Des Moines, Iowa.

The 4×100-meter relay team qualified for the final on Saturday in the event with a time of 45.78, the time was sixth-best in the preliminary round. In the 100-meter hurdles Letecia Wright took 12th with a time of 14.02, but just missed qualifying for the finals on Saturday. Her time was the best by a freshman at the Drake Relays in the event. In the 100-meter dash Jenna Griffin took ninth, falling just short of the finals Saturday with time of 11.88.

In the 4×400-meter, Chandra Krempel, Ashley Caldwell, Griffin and Ayrizanna Favours took 10th in the event with a season-best time of 3:44.32.

Action resumes tomorrow inside Drake Stadium at 8:11 a.m. with the shuttle hurdle relay.