April 8, 2011
Austin, Texas - The Rice men's track and field team competed Saturday at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays held at Mike A. Myers Stadium as well as at Trinity University's Tiger Relays in San Antonio.
In Austin, Alex Zinchenko finished ninth in the shot put with a mark of 16.27m/53-4.50. Also, Ugo Nduaguba with a mark of 14.85m/48-8.75 placed 10th in the triple jump b section, while in the long jump b section Justin Gross was 15th (6.75m/22-01.75).
James llamas ran 12th in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 9:46.48.
At the Tiger Relays, hurdler Lee Johnson won the 110m hurdles, while placing second in the 400m hurdles. Johnson's winning time was a season-best 14.95, which ranks eighth in C-USA. In the 400m, he was clocked at 55.89.
Jack Spinks placed second in the javelin with a mark of 46.26m/151-09.
12th, James llamas, 9:46.48
Long Jump B
15th, Justin Gross, 6.75m/22-01.75
Triple Jump B
10th, Ugo Nduaguba, 14.85m/48-8.75
Shot Put B
9th, Alex Zinchenko, 16.27m/53-04.50
9th, Jordan Hmaidan, 2:02.00
1st, Lee Johnson, 14.95
2nd, Lee Johnson, 55.89
2nd, Jack Spinks, 46.26m/151-09