Marquis Dendy sets long jump mark
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Marquis Dendy wasn't about to complain about setting a meet record with a long jump of 27 feet, 3/4 inches at the Southeastern Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday.
The Florida sophomore, however, would have preferred to jump just a bit farther -- even after setting the mark for the longest jump in the world this year.
Dendy leaped a personal best, but he was just a bit short of the 27-5 mark he needed to earn the new car his father had ...
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