AUSTIN, Texas (3/30/13) – North Texas track & field wrapped up the final day of competition at the prestigious Clyde Littefield Texas Realys.
Matt Russ ran a personal best 3:51.46 in the men’s 1500-meter run capturing first. Troy Taylor finished third in the event with a personal best 3:52.91.
On Thursday, Steven White qualified fourth in the 400-meter hurdles in 51.56. The next day White placed ninth in the finals of the event in 55.81.
The men’s 4x100 meter relay team, composed of James Fowler, Clint Collins, Johnny Hickman and Cameron Newson, crossed the line 11th with a time of 40.87.
Jo Adams broke the women’s 1,500-meter run school record in 4:19.09 on her way to capturing third on Saturday. Fellow distance runner Charlotte Wilson placed 11th in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase.
Shahaf Bareni placed sixth in the women’s high jump with a jump of 5-10.75 feet, just shy of her personal best 5-11.25 feet.
The women’s 4x100 meter relay team, composed of Kayla Savoie, Mona Landry, Ashley Henry and Ashley Harrison, narrowly missed breaking the school record with a time of 45.88.
The North Texas track & field team returns to action when it hosts the North Texas Classic next Saturday, April 6, at Fouts Field.
North Texas Individual Results
Women’s 1500-Meter Run
3. Jo Adams (4:19.09)
Women’s 3,000-Meter Steeplechase
11. Charlotte Wilson (11:06.47)
Women’s 100-Meter Hurdles
34. Chastity Stewart (14.01)
62. Kayla Savoie (14.48)
Women’s 400-Meter Hurdles
26. Chastity Stewart (1:01.84) – prelims
Women’s 4x100 Meter Relay
11. Savoie, Landry, Henry, Harrison (45.88)
Women’s 4x400 Meter Relay
21. Harrison, El-Amin, Henry, Cartwright (3:43.87)
Women’s High Jump
6. Shahaf Bareni (1.80m or 5-10.75ft)
Men’s 100-Meter Dash
32. James Fowler (10.60)
47. Johnny Hickman (10.72)
Men’s 1500-Meter Run
1. Matt Russ (3:51.46)
3. Troy Taylor (3:52.91)
Men’s 3,000-Meter Steeplechase
21. James Coleman (9:40.53)
Men’s 5,000-Meter Run
14. Silvester Harrison (15:19.71)
Men’s 400-Meter Hurdles
4. Steven White (51.56q) – prelims
9. Steven White (55.81) – finals
Men’s 4x100 Meter Relay
11. Fowler, Collins, Hickman, Newson (40.87)
Men’s 4x400 Meter Relay
24. Collins, Hickman, Fowler, Pryor (3:18.30)