Dixson breaks hammer throw school record
Competition begins Thursday in El Paso
Owls win five events at J. Fred Duckett Twilight
Rice to compete in UH Alumni Invitational on Saturday
AT MAJOR MEETS
2016 C-USA Outdoor - 10th, Heptathlon, 4745 points
2017 C-USA Outdoor - 11th, Heptathlon, 4757 points
Heptathlon - 4878 points, Skechers Carl Knight (4/6/17)
200m - 27.54, Skechers Carl Knight (4/6/17)
800m - 2:27.84, Skechers Carl Knight (4/6/17)
100H - 15.00, Tom Tellez Invitational (5/6/16)
HJ - 1.70m (5-7.00), Skechers Carl Knight (4/6/17)
LJ - 5.53m (18-1.75), Tom Tellez (5/5/17)
SP - 11.31m (37-1.25), C-USA Outdoors (5/12/16)
Javelin - 40.13m (131-8.00), C-USA Outdoors (5/12/16)
Indoor: At the Howie Ryan Invitational, came in third place in the high jump after a jump of 1.60m…Ninth place finish at the Howie Ryan Invitational in the 60m hurdles after a time of 9.31.
Outdoor: Saw action in six different meets...placed 10th overall at her first C-USA Championships, scoring 4745 points in the heptathlon...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Graduated from Liceo don Carlo Gnocchi (Carate Brianza, Italy) ... competed in combined events: long jump, high jump, triple jump, hurdles and javelin ... Italian female record holder in 18 & under heptathlon and 16 & under pentathlon ... won four Italian championship titles: 18 & under heptathlon and tetrathlon indoor in 2013 ... 18 & under long jump in 2012 ... 16 & under pentathlon outdoor in 2011 ... 10th in heptathlon at the 2013 Youth World Championships in Donetsk (Ukraine) ... won the international meeting for combined events in Italy-France in Besancon in Aug. of 2014 and was fifth in the heptathlon at the Italian senior outdoor championships in Rovereto in July of 2014.
Full Name: Giulia Sportoletti ... Parents: Alberto Sportoletti and Paola Marforio ... Major: Natural Sciences Division ... College: Lovett.