Track and Field Wraps Up Texas State Bobcat Classic
April 27, 2013
Junior Cassie Wiley threw a season-best of 42.15m (138-3) in the women’s javelin to land at No. 5 on the program all-time list. With her throw, Wiley took home a seventh-place finish. Teammate Angelica Thompson threw a distance of 34.83m (114-3) to place 13th overall.
In the men’s long jump, senior Simon Stewart leaped a personal and season-best of 7.36m (23-1.75) to take fourth, while freshman Sean Spiehler (6.69m, 21-11.5) and senior Kevin Johnson (6.58m, 21-7.25) place 14th and 19th, respectively.
Senior Kathryn Ducommun led the way for the Cougars in the women’s 1500-meter run with a personal and season-best of 4:38.06. Ducommun erased more than two seconds off her old personal record in her third-place finish. Sophomore Taylor Beer followed in 10th with a personal-best of 4:45.96, while fellow sophomore Alexis Vick crossed the finish line at the 4:57.33 mark. On the men’s side, freshman Trevor Walker ran 4:08.48, while teammate John Cantu ran a personal-best of 4:12.83.
In the men’s 800-meter run, junior Drevan Anderson-Kaapa notched the fastest time of the season (1:49.58). With this personal-best, the Kileen, Texas native, sits No. 5 on the all-time list. For the women, freshman Selena Sierra took home a 12th-place finish after running a personal-best of 2:18.48. Sierra’s time is the second fastest on the season.
The Cougars will take a week off in preparation for the Conference USA Outdoor Championships on May 9-12 at Rice.