Riddle wins weight throw
Owls finish 2nd, 3rd, 4th in weight throw
Men's and women's programs collect team honors
Senior javelin thrower places second at NCAA West Prelims
Action scheduled to resume on Friday
The Rice Owls head to Birmingham to compete at the C-USA Indoor Championships.
AT MAJOR MEETS
2014 C-USA Outdoor - 17th, 3,000m steeplechase, 9:50.03
2014 C-USA Outdoor - 23rd, 5,000m, 15:36.62
2014 C-USA Cross Country - 24th, 8k, 25:17.5
2014 NCAA South Central (XC) - 87th, 10k, 32:00.1
2015 C-USA Indoor - 4th, DMR, 10:14.50
2015 C-USA Indoor - 11th, 5000m, 14:54.25
2015 C-USA Outdoor - 6th, 3000m steeplechase, 9:33.25
2015 C-USA Outdoor - 15th, 5000m, 15:34.26
2015 C-USA Cross Country - 16th, 8k, 25:25.8
2015 NCAA South Central (XC) - 64th, 10k, 32:09.0
2016 C-USA Indoor - 10th, 3000m, 8:29.36
2016 C-USA Indoor - 13th, 5000m, 14:58.04
2016 C-USA Outdoor - 6th, 3000m steeplechase, 9:06.02
2016 C-USA Outdoor - 9th, 5000m, 14:42.6
2016 C-USA Cross Country - 23rd, 8k, 25:35
2016 NCAA South Central (XC) - 20th, 10k, 31:05.8
8k- 24:52.8, Rim Rock Collegiate Classic (10/3/15)
10k- 31:05.8, NCAA South Central Regional (11/11/16)
3000m - 8:29.36, C-USA Championships (2/4/16)
5000m- 14:44.96, Charlie Thomas Invite (2/5/16)
800m - 1:59.36, TSU Relays (3/18/16)
1500m- 3:53.76, Skechers Carl Knight Invitational (4/8/16)
3000m - 9:06.73, UTSA Invitational (4/19/14)
5000m - 14:42.46, C-USA Championships (5/12/16)
3000m steeple - 8:59.50, Oxy Invitational (5/7/16)
Cross Country: Owls' top finisher in five of six races...placed 20th overall at the NCAA South Central Regional and 23rd at the C-USA Championship...won the HBU Invitational.
Cross Country: Competed in five races, highlighted by a 16th place finish (25:25.8) at the C-USA Championships to earn all-conference honors. Indoor: Won the 3000m at the Howie Ryan Invite, his first career victory. Outdoor: Competed in seven different meets, highlighted by a pair of second place finishes in the 3000m steeplechase.
Cross Country: Competed in five races...placed 24th at the C-USA Championships (25:17). Indoor: Member of DMR team that placed fourth at the C-USA Championships...also finished 11th in the 5000m at the C-USA Championships. Outdoor: Placed 6th overall in the 3000m steeplechase at the C-USA Championships...finished 5th in the 3000m steeplechase at both the J. Fred Duckett Twilight and Victor Lopez Classic.
Outdoor: Competed in two events at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, placing 17th in the 3,000m steeplechase and 23rd in the 5,000m ... Finished ninth (9:06.73) in the 3,000m run at the UTSA Invitational ... Also finished ninth (9:50.84) at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight in the 3,000m steeple.
Graduated from Brophy College Preparatory ... ran track for head coach Mike Keahon ... was a three-time first-team all-state selection ... was a conference champion in track in the mile and two mile ... personal bests of 1:58 (800), 4:25.96 (1600) and 9:29.01 (3200).
Full Name: Marco Antonio Ruiz Jr. ... Birth Date: Sept. 27, 1995 ... Parents: Marco and Marla Ruiz ... Major: Economics and Energy Policy Studies ... College: Wiess...Volunteer coaches with Brophy College preparatory in Phoenix and is an academic advisor.
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