Mean Green Sets Multiple Personal Best

EL PASO, Texas (4/13/13) - The North Texas track & field team picked up 24 top-five finishes this weekend at the UTEP Invitational at Kidd Field.

Steven White led the running athletes with a first-place finish in the men's 400 hurdles crossing the line at 50.80. The men's 4x100 meter relay team, composed of James Fowler, Clint Collins, Johnny Hickman and Terrance Williams, captured second in 40.94.

Aaron Sirles threw 53-11.75 feet to win the men's shot put, Brandon Fricke placed third in the event with a throw of 49-10.50 feet.

John Garrish threw 186-10 feet to finish second in the men's hammer throw. His throw is second in school history. 

Terrance Williams leapt a personal best 24-08.50 feet to grab a third-place finish in the men's long jump. Tom Kalisky threw the javelin 194-04 feet to move into the fifth spot in school history.

Haley Thompson led the women's side with a top-spot finish in the women's high jump with a personal best 5-08.50 feet.

Michaela Williams captured third in the women's triple jump with a personal best 39-04.00 feet, nearly a foot farther than her previous best.

Sarah Korn placed third in the women's pole vault with personal best height of 11-06.50 feet. Madison Northcutt tied with Korn for third with the same height.

The women's 4x400 meter relay team, composed of Jamila Cartwright, Chastity Stewart, Ashley Henry and Nadiyah El-Amin, posted a season best 3:43.84 time to finish third. Stewart went on to run a personal best 13.65 in the women's 100 hurdles taking third.

North Texas track & field will split up to participate in the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calf., April 18-20 and the Michael Johnson Classic in Waco, Texas, April 20.


North Texas Individual Results

Women's 100-Meter Dash

5. Mona Landry (11.81)

11. Kayla Savoie (12.05)

Women's 200-Meter Dash

10. Ashley Henry (24.20)

12. Ashley Harrison (24.33)

16. Nadiyah El-Amin (24.59)

Women's 400-Meter Dash

3. Ashley Harrison (55.04)

7. Jamila Cartwright (55.91)

Women's 100-Meter Hurdles

3. Chastity Stewart (13.65)

9. Kayla Savoie (14.18)

Women's 4x100 Meter Relay

4. Savoie, Landry, Henry, Harrison (45.54)

Women's 4x400 Meter Relay

3. Cartwright, Stewart, Henry, El-Amin (3:43.84)

Women's High Jump

1.>Haley Thompson (1.74m or 5-08.50ft)

Women's Long Jump

4. Mona Landry (5.70m or 18-08.50ft)

Women's Triple Jump

3.>Michaela Williams (11.99m or 39-04.00ft)

Women's Pole Vault

3.>Sarah Korn (3.52m or 11-06.50ft)

3. Madison Northcutt (3.52m or 11-06.50ft)

6. Jessica McNew (3.37m or 11-00.75ft)

Women's Shot Put

6. Victoria Clark (12.62m or 41-05.00ft)

7. Ngozi Nweke (11.89m or 39-00.25ft)

8. Kandace Rose (11.48m or 37-08.00ft)

Women's Discus Throw

7. Victoria Clark (41.46m or 136-00ft)

8. Deja McKnight (40.89m or 134-02ft)

9. Ngozi Nweke (38.97m or 127-10ft)

10. Kandace Rose (27.64m or 90-08ft)

Women's Hammer Throw

4. Victoria Clark (43.00m or 141-01ft)

5. Ngozi Nweke (40.89m or 134-02ft)

7. Kandace Rose (36.13m or 118-06ft)

Men's 100-Meter Dash

3. James Fowler (10.51)

Men's 200-Meter Dash

7. Clint Collins (21.20)

11. James Fowler (21.36)

17. Cameron Newson (21.56)

18. Johnny Hickman (21.70)

24. Kedron Sowells (22.13)

27. Caleb Pryor (22.25)

Men's 400-Meter Dash

5. Clint Collins (47.41)

Men's 110-Meter Hurdles

11. Marcus Wooten (15.08)

Men's 400-Meter Hurdles

1.>Steven White (50.80)

Men's 4x100 Meter Relay

2. Fowler, Collins, Hickman, Williams (40.94)

Men's Long Jump

3. Terrance Williams (7.53m or 24-08.50ft)

10. Clint Clarke (6.86m or 22-06.25ft)

16. Trevor Henderson (6.62m or 21-08.75ft)

23. Michael Oyegoke (6.34m or 20-09.75ft)

Men's Triple Jump

8. Clint Clarke (14.22m or 46-08.00ft)

Men's Pole Vault

3. Derek Richard (4.65m or 17-03.00ft)

Men's Shot Put

1.>Aaron Sirles (16.45m or 53-11.75ft)

3. Brandon Fricke (15.20m or 49-10.50ft)

Men's Discus Throw

3.>Aaron Sirles (50.50m or 165-08ft)

4. Brandon Fricke (43.24m or 141-10ft)

Men's Hammer Throw

2.>John Garrish (56.95m or 186-10ft)

4.>Aaron Sirles (52.87m or 173-05ft)

6. Cody January (48.57m or 159-04ft)

Men's Javelin Throw

2. Tom Kalisky (59.24m or 194-04ft)



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