March 15, 2013
HOUSTON- Rice's women's track team opened their outdoor season with a strong opening day of competition at the TSU Relays. Sharae Robinson won the hammer throw and the discus.
"We had a great day today," said Rice head coach Jim Bevan. "We're really looking forward to tomorrow's action."
Sharae Robinson came close to the school record in the hammer throw, throwing a personal-best 52.03 m to win the event. She doubled up with a victory in the discus, throwing 48.18 m to win the event.
Claire Uke finished right behind Robinson in the discus, throwing 47.95 m for second place.
The Texas Southern Relays continue on Saturday.