Robinson Wins Hammer Throw and Discus at J.Fred Duckett Twilight

Sharae Robinson.

April 22, 2012

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J.Fred Duckett Twilight Results

Houston - Junior thrower Sharae Robinson was excellent with two first places at the ninth annual J.Fred Duckett Twlight Meet held Saturday night and hosted by Rice at Holloway Field/Ley Track.

Robinson won the hammer throw with the third-best performer mark in school history with a distance of 51.65m/169-5 to win the event. Her older sister, Krystal holds the school record at 53.13m/174-1 set in 2010, and Katie Dollinger follows at 53.00m/173-11 also in 2010. Brittany Brown placed fifth with a distance of 45.62m/149-8.

Robinson was not finished as she also won the discus event with a mark of 47.88m/157-1. Claire Uke placed second (44.77m/146-10) and Olivia Williams was third (42.84m/140-7).

Uke, also captured the shot put event with a season-best mark of 15.58m/51-1.5, while Williams placed seventh with a distance of 12.05m/39-6.5.

The Owls went 1-2 in the pole vault with Cleona Oliver first and freshman Marielle Brisbois second. Oliver posted a height of 3.80m/12-5.5,while Brisbois went 3.65m/11-11.75. Casie Wilson was fourth (3.50m/11-5.75) and Chaney Turney was seventh (3.50m/11-5.75).

Sprinter Candace Springer had two top-10 finishes. Springer was first in the 200m with a time of 24.09 and she was sixth in the 100m (12.09). In the 1500m, Allison Pye, a senior, was third with a time of 4:31.90 and freshman Allie Schaich was right on her heels in fourth (4:32.29).

"For it being the last week of classes I was extremely happy and proud as we had a bunch of personal-best marks," stated head coach Jim Bevan. "Our throwers did an incredible job in winning three events - the hammer, the discus, and the shot put. Sharae Robinson did great job with the third-best performer mark at Rice. It was a nice night for the meet and I'm very happy with where we are at the moment."

Rice Women's Results
6, Candace Springer, 12.09
11, Precious Knighton, 12.20

1, Candace Springer, 24.09
22, Maya Kirk, 25.79

10, Maya Kirk, 58.12

4, Lilian Nwora, 2:15.89
15, Sidney Cauthorn, 2:23.46

3, Allison Pye, 4:31.90
4, Allie Schaich, 4:32.29
9, Sarah Mason, 4:38.31
19, Kathleen Abadie, 4:56.19
20, Nicole Johnston, 4:57.06
25, Johanna Ohm, 5:00.53
37, Amanda Gutierrez, 5:22.06

400m Hurdles
8, Sojourner Brown, 1:03.42

4x400m Relay
5, Candace Springer, Lilian Nwora, Maya Kirk, Tyneisha McCoy, 3:53.58

Pole Vault
1, Cleona Oliver, 3.80m/12-5.5
2, Marielle Brisbois, 3.65m/11-1.75
4, Casie Wilson, 3.50m/11-5.75
7, Chaney Turney, 3.50m/11-5.75

High Jump
3,Kiri Kendall, 1.66m/5-5.25

Long Jump
14, Kiri Kendall, 5.44m/17-10.25

Shot Put
1, Claire Uke, 15.58m/51-1.5
7, Olivia Williams, 12.05m/39-6.5

1, Sharae Robinson, 47.88m/157-1
2, Claire Uke, 44.77m/146-10
3, Olivia Williams, 42.84m/140-7

12, Ellen Trinklein, 21.03m/69-0

Hammer Throw
1, Sharae Robinson, 51.65m/169-5
5, Brittany Brown, 45.62m/149-8
10, Olivia Williams, 36.28m/119-0





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