Jan. 22, 2014
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The Colorado State track & field team travels back to Colorado Springs for the second time in three weeks for Air Force Invitational, beginning Thursday at the Cadet Field House Indoor Track.
The meet starts out with the combined events Thursday at 1 p.m. MT, resuming Friday at 9 a.m. Then the Invitational portion begins Friday at 12:30 p.m. MT with the men’s weight throw. The final day’s action will start at 10 a.m. and conclude at 4:30 with the men’s mile relay.
After resting the mid-distance and distance crews to start the season, distance coach Art Siemers will have his squad in tow down at the Academy to see where they rank against the competition early this year. Joining CSU, the Mountain West schools in attendance are host school Air Force, UNLV and Wyoming.
Admission is free for all three days. Final results will be posted on CSURams.com, and for in-meet updates follow @CSURAMSTRACK and @af_trackfield.
Rams in the Rankings
Three men and four women have set impressive marks in eight events, all appearing on the national top 50 lists early this season. Here’s a look at the athletes in the top 50 so far this year:
|16||Trevor Brown||60m Hurdles||*7.89||1/11/14||AFA All-Comers|
|18||Kiah Hicks||Weight Throw||64-2.5||1/18/14||Border War Dual|
|29||Ken Harriman||Weight Throw||63-4||1/11/14||AFA All-Comers|
|32||Jessica Sharbono||Shot Put||50-2.75||1/18/14||Border War Dual|
|39||Cheyenne Hall||Triple Jump||40-1.25||1/11/14||AFA All-Comers|
|41||Jessica Sharbono||Weight Throw||60-9.25||1/11/14||AFA All-Comers|
|49||Monet Jackson||Weight Throw||59-3.5||1/18/14||Border War Dual|
|50||Alec Pott||Weight Throw||61-6.25||1/11/14||AFA All-Comers|
*Converted for altitude
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