Junior Nicole Hicks, sophomore Kirsten Johnston and freshman Lindsay Tomaini opened up the meet Friday with second, fifth and eighth place finishes in the 5K. Hicks clocked in at 17:22.93, Johnston at 17:50.84 and Tomaini at 17:56.72.
Sophomore Brittney Trought ran a season-best in the 60-meter hurdles with a second- place time of 8.44 in the finals. Trought’s time of 8.44 ranks No. 5 on TCU’s all-time list.
Sophomore Kayla Heard won her heat and finished third overall in the 400 meters with a time of 54.21.
On the men’s side, sophomore Derrick Mokaleng, junior Kevin McClanahan and freshman Jostyn Andrews finished sixth, seventh and eighth in the 400 meters. Mokaleng ran a season-best time of 47.74 and McClanahan and Andrews finished behind a time of 47.93.
Junior Emeilo Ferguson took a first-place finish in the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.75. Ferguson also posted a season-best time of 21.35 in the 200 meters, placing fifth.
For the women, senior Sabrina Moore recorded a season-best time of 24.28 in the 200 meters.
The women’s 4×400-meter relay squad of senior Tiffany Terry, Heard, senior Judy Emeodi and sophomore Jaden Davis placed fifth with a time of 3:44.41. The men’s 4×400 team of McClanahan, Andrews, freshman Ryan Champlin and Mokaleng recorded the nation’s No. 12 time as they finished third behind a time of 3:07.63.
Senior Paola Miranda placed seventh in the weight throw, recording a mark of 53 feet 2 inches (16.21 meters).
Freshman Isaiah Rogers placed fourth in the shot put with a mark of 56 feet 6 inches (17.22 meters).
Three Horned Frogs, freshman Ryan Camp and Isaiah Rogers and sophomore Justin Sanchez placed in the weight throw. Camp took sixth with a mark of 58 feet 9 inches (17.92 meters), Rogers placed seventh at 57 feet 5 inches (17.51 meters) and Sanchez took eighth with a mark of 57 feet (17.39 meters).
The Horned Frogs travel to Frisco, Texas to compete in the Frisco Invitational on Friday, Feb. 10.