Track & Field to Compete at C-USA Outdoor Championships

May 10, 2017

C-USA Championship Central | Performance List | Live Results

By: Kenny Bybee (kab10@rice.edu)

HOUSTON - The 2017 Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships get underway tomorrow (Thursday, May 12) and will last through Sunday, May 15 at UTEP's Kidd Field in El Paso, Texas.

The Rice Owls will be among 23 teams competing (10 men, 13 womens) beginning with the women's heptathlon on Thursday at 3:45 p.m. (CT).

The entire meet will be streamed for free, with links becoming available the day of competition here.

Last season the Rice women won their fourth C-USA Outdoor Championship while the men placed seventh overall.

Events to Watch (All times CT)
Thursday, May 11, 3:45 p.m. & Friday, May 12, 5:30 p.m.
Women's Heptathlon: Giulia Sportoletti 3rd in C-USA (4878 points)

Thursday, May 11, 4:15 p.m. & Friday, May 12, 3:45 p.m.
Men's Decathlon: Scott Filip 1st in C-USA (7915 points)

Friday, May 12, 11:00 a.m.
Women's Hammer Throw: Dreu Dixson 4th in C-USA (55.10m)

Friday, May 12, 1:30 p.m.
Men's Hammer Throw: Austin Riddle 2nd in C-USA (67.69m); Uche Ugwunze 5th (61.90m)

Friday, May 12, 9:00 p.m.
Women's 10,000m (Finals): Cali Roper 3rd in C-USA (34:40.96)

Saturday, May 13, 4:30 p.m.
Men's Javelin: Erik Maher 2nd in C-USA (65.01m); Dane Stolsig 5th (61.28m)

Saturday, May 13, 4:30 p.m.
Men's Long Jump: Scott Filip 2nd in C-USA (7.66m)

Saturday, May 13, 4:30 p.m.
Women's Long Jump: Michelle Fokam 1st in C-USA (6.28m)

Saturday, May 13, 6:50 p.m.
Men's 110m Hurdles (Prelims): Filip Drozdowski 3rd in C-USA (14.28)

Saturday, May 13, 7:45 p.m.
Women's 100m (Prelims): Hannah Jackson 2nd in C-USA (11.44)

Saturday, May 13, 9:25 p.m.
Women's 200m (Prelims): Hannah Jackson 2nd in C-USA (23.00)

Saturday, May 13, 10:20 p.m.
Men's 3000m Steeplechase: Marco Ruiz 5th in C-USA (9:03.70)

Sunday, May 14, 4:00 p.m.
Women's Triple Jump: Daisy Ding 1st in C-USA (13.05m); Cybil Obiozor 2nd (12.69m); Michelle Fokam 5th (12.30m)

Sunday, May 14, 7:50 p.m.
Women's 5000m (Finals): Cali Roper 3rd in C-USA (16:30.82)


 

 


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