Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational Schedule | Heats
HOUSTON - The Rice women's track and field team will be competing for the first time in 2016 at Friday's Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational, hosted by the University of Houston at Yeoman Fieldhouse.
Joining the Owls in competition includes the host school Houston, as well as Alcorn State, New Mexico State, Nicholls State and Texas Southern.
Action for the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational will begin at 11 a.m. with the women's weight throw. Running events kick off at 3 p.m., with the women’s 5000m run and the semifinals of the women’s and 60m hurdles will be run at 3:45. The start of the sprints at take place at 4:05 with the women’s and 60m dash.
Junior jumper Daisy Ding highlights a smaller field of scheduled Rice competitors for Friday. The Sydney, Australia native had a breakout 2015 campaign by sweeping the C-USA Indoor and Outdoor triple jump titles before earning USTFCCCA First-Team All-American honors at the NCAA Outdoors.
Following Friday's meet both the Rice men's and women's track and field squads will compete at the Houston Invitational (University of Houston) Jan. 29-30.
Scheduled Rice Competitors Friday
Women's 60m Dash:
Sutherland, Eboni: 7.81 (Houston Tune Up 02/13/15)
Women's 200m Dash:
Lamb, Charlsea: NT
Sutherland, Eboni: 24.73 (J Fred Duckett-Rice Twilight 04/25/15)
Women's 400m Dash:
Nwankwo, Chioma: 1:01.22 (Texas A&M Aggie Invitational 02/06/15)
Young, Akuira: 58.50
Mark, Imani: 55.92 (Victor Lopez Classic 04/02/15)
Women's 1 Mile Run:
Aguilar, Lucrecia: 5:25.30 (Houston Tune Up 02/13/15)
Figuerora, Anna: 5:27.89 (Houston Tune Up 02/13/15)
Women's 4 x 400m Relay:
A: 4:00.20 (Schilsky,Young,Nwankwo,Mark,Lamb,Johnson,Wesley)
Women's 4,000m Distance Medley:
A: 13:12.11 (Andujar-Perez,Cartwright,Halm,Hofstad)
Women's High Jump:
Ding, Daisy: 1.77m (64th Annual TSU Relays (College) 03/20/15)
MacFarlane, Belle: 1.74m (Occidental Invitational (College/University) 05/09/15)
Pasko, Amanda: 1.52m (Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships 05/14/15)
Women's Pole Vault:
Rosano, Ayane: 3.70m (Conference USA Indoor Track & Field Championships 02/25/15)
Women's Long Jump:
Pasko, Amanda: 4.77m (Howie Ryan Invitational & Multi's 01/30/15)
Schilsky, Leslie: 5.29m (Texas A&M Aggie Invitational 02/06/15)
Jimoh/NIKE, Funmi: 6.58m (Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational 01/16/15)
Women's Triple Jump:
Ding, Daisy: 13.18m (NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships 06/10/15)