Track & Field Claims 13 Top-Three Finishes

NORMAN, Okla. - Thirteen top-three finishes marked the completion of the John Jacobs Invitational for Mean Green track & field on Saturday from the campus of the University of Oklahoma.

Junior Steven White led the way for North Texas for the third straight week, claiming first place in the 200-meter dash with a season best time of 20.90 seconds. 

Teammates Clinton Collins (21.14) and CJ Fowler (21.28) finished immediately behind White in second and third and claimed the third and fourth best times in the Sun Belt Conference this season in the process.

Fowler also crossed the line in second in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.73 seconds.

The women's side was led by Janesa Moore, who claimed second in the 100-meter dash, fourth in the 200-meter dash and was a member of the 4x100-meter relay that took third.

Suzy Prikryl took home her best finish of the season when she cleared the bar in the high jump at 1.66 meters and hauled in third place.  Teammate Shahaf Barnei was fourth, with Chelsea Hermes and Haley Thompson rounding at the next two places.

North Texas also took second and third in the women's 100-meter hurdles when Kendria Burton crossed the line in 14.28 seconds with Kayla Savoie on her heels at 14.57 seconds.

Mean Green track & field will be back in action next Saturday, April 21, when it travels to the Michael Johnson Invitational on the campus of Baylor University in Waco, Texas.


 

 

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