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Hyatt qualifies for 400 semis, Gonzales, McDonald out of luck

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2012 | 5:40 AM

Dane Hyatt is the only Jamaican to advance to the semi finals of the men’s 400m scheduled for tomorrow at 2:40 p.m (Jamaica time).

Hyatt, running in heat three, recorded a time of 45.14 to place fourth.

But his time was fast enough to secure his qualification to the next round.

Jermaine Gonzales running in heat four clocked 46.21 to place sixth which was not good enough for him to advance.

The other Jamaican Rusheen McDonald clocked 46.67 in heat one to settle for fourth.


Name: Dane Hyatt

Date of Birth: January 22, 1984

Age: 28


High School: William Knibb

Events: 200m, 400m

Personal Best: 200m – 20.59, 400m – 44.83

Season Best: 200m – 20.59, 400m – 44.83

Coach: George Williams


Hometown: Goodwill, Trelawny