Buckley 11th at USA Outdoor Championships
June 25, 2014
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Senior Kyla Buckley finished 11th in the shot put at the USA Outdoor Championships Wednesday in Sacramento.
The shot put competition kicked off the USA Championshps and was held in downtown Sacramento at the California State Capitol building.
Buckley had the fifth best throw in qualifying, a personal record of 17.45m (57-3). Buckley advanced to the next round of competition and finished 11th overall.
IU assistant coach Cory Martin competed in the men's shot put and finished in eighth-place with a best mark of 20.00m (65-7.5), which was the third best mark in qualifying.
Tomorrow at Hornet Stadium on the campus of Sacramento State, IU alums Molly Beckwith (800m), Kind Butler (400m) and Sarah Pease (3,000m steeplechase) will compete in the USA Outdoor Championships.
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