March 6, 2010
Notre Dame, Ind. - The Rice Owls women's track and field competed at the Alex Wilson Invitational hosted by Notre Dame in order to meet NCAA Indoor qualifying standards. Senior Brittany Williams provisionally qualified in the mile with a time of 4:45.50.
Nicole Mericle placed seventh in the 3000m with a time of 9:38.54, while Brittany Washington was ninth in the 400m (56.53). Keltie John finished 17th in the 800m (2:10.76). In the mile, Becky Wade finished 18th with a time of 4:56.08.
Sprinter Shakera Reece competed in the 60m and 200m at the Arkansas Final Qualifier in Fayetteville, Ark. In the 60m, Reece placed third with a time of 7.45. She also finished third in the 200m with a time of 24.23.