March 19, 2010
On the first day of the TSU Relays, hosted by Texas Southern University, the Owls turned fine performances, especially thrower Tina Robinson who was a double-winner.
In the hammer throw, Rice went 1-2-3 as Tina Robinson set a new school record with a winning mark of 51.95m/170-5. Katie Dollinger was second at 50.15m/164-6 and Brittany Brown placed third (45.64m/149-9). Also, Sharae Robinson was seventh (42.38m/139-0).
Competing against a strong head wind, Tina Robinson also captured the discus event with a winning mark of 43.18m/141-8, while Brown was second (40.59m/133-2), and Sharae Robinson sixth (37.91m/124-4).
Sojourner Brown placed third in the 400m hurdles in a time of 1:04.60.
Action concludes on Saturday, March 20.