Hoosiers Continue Action at 81st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, Open Stanford Invitational
April 4, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.- The Indiana track and field team continued action at the 81st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas and opened competition at the Stanford Invitational in Palo Alto, Calif.
Senior Courtney Johnson qualified for the finals of the 100-meter hurdles when she crossed the finish line in 13.62 to take ninth in the preliminary round. She will compete in the finals tomorrow at 3:52 p.m. ET. Johnson's time also automatically qualified her for regional competition in May.
Senior Kyle Jenkins placed ninth with a leap of 15.01 meters in the triple jump. He reached his final mark on his first attempt, before tallying a mark of 14.97m, 14.90m, 14.97m and 14.70m. He fouled on his last attempt. Jenkins' mark of 15.01m was also a regional-qualifying leap.
Also in competition this evening was freshman Ben Hubers, who clocked a time of 14:09.83 to finish 13th in the 5,000-meters at the Stanford Invite. His time earned him a spot at the region championship.
For complete coverage of the Hoosiers at the 81st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays and the Stanford Invitational, visit IUHoosiers.com.
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