Long jumper Reese wins third Drake title

By NEMS Daily Journal

Olympic gold medalist Brittney Reese (Gulfport, Ole Miss) turned in the best women’s long jump in the world this year (22-91⁄4.wind aided) to win at the Drake Relays in Des Moines on Friday night.
Reese beat 2012 Olympic silver medalist Janay DeLoach (22-81⁄2) for
her third Drake title. She also won in 2007 and ’08.
“I have the world lead – that tells me I am where I need to be right now,”
Reese said.