Women's Track Shines At Duckett Twilight
Rice Wins Several Events
April 21, 2013
Rice's women's track squad had multiple athletes post outstanding performances at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Meet.
"For the last week of classes, I thought our ladies performed really well," said Rice head coach Jim Bevan. "We had some breakthroughs and a lot of good things for this time of year."
Sharae Robinson picked up a pair of event wins, throwing 50.39 m to win the discus and winning the hammer with a throw of 53.82
Claire Uke won the shot put with an outdooor-best of 16.00 m
Rice finished 1-2-3, and had five of the top seven finishers in the 800 m, with Keltie John pulling in the victory at 2:14.08.
Candace Springer ran 12.01 in the women's 100 m, and came a photo finish away from first place, ranking second in the event.
Leslie Schlisky wons the 400 m hurdles with a time of 1:03.27.