Jan. 29, 2010
The Rice men's track and field began competition at the Houston Indoor Invitational on Friday inside Yeoman Fieldhouse on the University of Houston campus. The majority of the competition is on Saturday.
Day one saw some action though. In the heptathlon, Jack Spinks is second with 2,867 points.
The Rice distance medley relay team of Dan Sloat, Ryan Gard, Jordain Hmaidan, and Scott Zivick placed first with a time of 10:19.96. The Owsl' "B" comprised Alex Weinheimer, Mike Troop, Jacob Owolabi, and Sammy Abuhamra finished eighth (10:40.85).
In the long jump Ugo Nduaguba placed eighth in the "B" competition with a mark of 6.45m/21-2.