March 19, 2010
The Rice Owls men's track and field team had several nice performances on the first day of action at the TSU Relays, hosted by Texas Southern University.
In the hammer throw Clay Baker was seventh with a mark of 46.62m/152-11). Nick Riggall, in the javelin, finished fifth at 49.31m/161-09.
Baker finished first in the shot put with a mark of 16.26m/53-4.25, while Alexander Zinchenko was third (15.64m/51-3.75).
In the 400m hurdles, Collin Shurbet placed third in a time of 53.49.
Action concludes on Saturday, March 20.