April 9, 2014
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Boasting big finishes and the two Mountain West Athletes of the Week, the track and field team will travel to Boulder this weekend for the CU Invitational.
Trevor Brown and Jessica Sharbono had a strong showing at the Tom Benich Invitational in Greeley. Brown ran a season best, clocking 13.62 seconds in the 110-meter hurdles. He also finished first in the 400-meter hurdles. Sharbono took control of the shot put and discus and finished third in the hammer throw. Their hard work and big wins put them in prime position to win the Mountain West Athletes of the Week, and both were awarded the honor.
The sprinting group demanded attention by winning both 4x100-meter relay races. Freshman Troy Johnson represented the group well, also winning the 100-meter dash. Meanwhile, his teammate Abby Simpson did the same by placing first in the 400-meter dash. Jonathan Edmunds and Collin Scheer came out undeniably strong in the long jump and high jump, winning both events, respectively. For the throwers, Kiah Hicks and Tyler Schultz were nothing short of impressive, capturing first place in the hammer throw and shot put, respectively.
Each athlete will head into this weekend looking to improve upon those finishes. Many of them have become ranked in the top 50 nationally. Here’s a look at those athletes:
|4||Trevor Brown||110 Hurdles||13.62||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|8||Jessica Sharbono||Discus Throw||178' 6.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|9||Jessica Sharbono||Shot Put||53' 0.25"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|9||Kiah Hicks||Hammer Throw||199' 3.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|12||Trevor Brown||400 Hurdles||51.91||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|16||Aaliyah Pete||Discus Throw||169' 7.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|18||Kiah Hicks||Discus Throw||169' 1.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|20||Sam Little||400 Hurdles||52.42||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|21||Tyler Schultz||Hammer Throw||197' 0.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|21||Aaliyah Pete||Shot Put||50' 1.75"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|25||Sam Little||110 Hurdles||00:14.2||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|26||Trey Richardson||Triple Jump||48' 6.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|28||Jake Schneeburger||Hammer Throw||195' 4.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|29||Graham Gilliland||Triple Jump||48' 4.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|31||Alison Forrester||High Jump||5' 8.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|32||Alec Pott||Hammer Throw||193' 10.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|33||Collin Scheer||High Jump||6' 10.25"||3/21||Jerry Quiller Classic|
|33||Jessica Sharbono||Hammer Throw||187' 5.00"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|34||Tyler Schultz||Shot Put||55' 3.75"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|36||Tyler Schultz||Hammer Throw||197' 0.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|36||DeLoach, Johnson, Harris, Taylor||4x100 Relay||40.99||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|38||Graham Gilliland||Triple Jump||46' 8.75"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|40||Jonathan Edmunds||Long Jump||23' 8.25"||4/4||Tom Benich Invitational|
|40||Jonathan Edmunds||Triple Jump||47' 9.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|40||Jessica Green||Heptathlon||4525||3/20||Big Bear Multis|
|41||Jake Schneeburger||Shot Put||54' 7.25"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
|48||Colton Grandbouche||Decathlon||5512||3/20||Big Bear Multis|
|48||JT Van Veen||Discus||167' 3.00"||3/29||Fum McGraw Quadrangular|
The hammer throw and javelin throw will be the only events on Friday, beginning at 3 p.m. MT. The rest of the events will begin Saturday at 11 a.m. Results will be posted at TFRRS.com and CSURams.com. To keep up with the action at Potts Field, follow @CSURAMSTRACK on Twitter.
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