Track & Field Wraps Up Busy Weekend
April 20, 2013
HOUSTON- The University of Houston track and field team split up on Saturday to compete at the LSU Alumni Gold in Baton Rouge, La. and at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight on the campus of Rice.
LSU ALUMNI GOLD
On the men's side, freshman Leshon Collins ran his first collegiate individual event in 10.81 seconds to place fifth overall in Group B of the men's 100-meter dash.
In the women's 100-meter hurdles, sophomore Sade-Mariah Greenidge placed fourth with a time of 13.39, while freshman Isaac Williams placed fifth overall in the men's 110-meter hurdles after crossing the finish line at the 14.24 mark.
Junior Ngozi Onwumere led the way for the Cougars with two personal best. Onwumere ran 23.57 in Group A of the women's 200-meter dash to place 10th and leaped to a fifth-place finish (5.76m; 18-10.75) in the invitational division of the women's long jump.
J. FRED DUCKETT TWILIGHT
The Cougars will travel to the prestigious Penn Relays on April 25-27, while a portion of the team will head to San Marcos, Texas to compete in the Texas State Bobcat Classic on April 26-27.