In the men’s triple jump, indoor record holder senior Scotty Newton broke the outdoor school record with a distance of 54 feet 4.5 inches (16.57m). Newton secured a third-place finish. The previous record was 54 feet 3.5 inches (16.55m) and was set in 2008 by Jonathan Jackson.
Freshman Chengetayi Mapaya also competed in the triple jump, producing a personal-best distance of 53 feet 3.75 inches (16.25m) and a seventh-place finish.
In the women’s long jump, junior Chyna Ries secured first place with a personal-best distance of 19 feet 8.25 inches. Senior Briona Oliver placed seventh with a distance of 18 feet 5.25 inches (5.63m).
In the women’s pole vault, sophomore Kendahl Shue produced a personal-best distance of 12 feet 8.25 inches (3.87m) and a fifth-place finish.
In the men’s discus, sophomore Ryan Camp placed third behind a distance of 177 feet 10 inches (54.20m).
The men’s 4×400-relay team of junior Darrion Flowers, sophomore Emmanuel Ogwo, sophomore Jostyn Andrews and sophomore Derrick Mokaleng recorded a season-best time of 3:03.74 and a fourth-place finish.
In the men’s 400-meter dash, Mokaleng placed third behind a time of 45.87.
In the women’s 5000-meter race, freshman Evelyn Mandel placed fourth with a time of 16:54.08, junior Elizabeth Baker placed seventh with a time of 17:58.41 and junior Kirsten Johnston placed eighth with a time of 18:13.36.
Flowers placed seventh in the men’s 200-meter dash with a season-best time of 21.05.
Junior Erin Barth placed seventh in the women’s 3000-meter steeplechase with a time of 11:35.43.
The Horned Frogs will travel to Waco, Texas, to compete in the Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships May 11.