Utah State track and field will send athletes to compete at the UW Invitational held this Friday and Saturday, Jan. 25-26, in Seattle, Washington, at Dempsey Indoor.
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Utah State's indoor track and field teams won 10 events and collected 45 top-five finishes last weekend at the Montana State Dual Meet.
On the women's side, junior Maia Garren won the shot put with a heave of 15.57 meters, while senior Jennifer Christensen won the high jump for the second-straight week with a personal-best height of 1.75 meters, which is now tied for fifth on the all-time indoor program list. Senior Cierra Simmons-Mecham won the mile with a time of 4:52.97, junior Jensen Mosman won the 400 meters with a time of 58.18 and sophomore Talie Bonds won the 60-meter hurdles with a personal-best time of 8.66, which ranks fifth on the all-time indoor program list.Comment on this story
Senior Carl Jones Jr. led the Aggie men in the 60 meters with a first-place time of 6.92, while senior James Withers won the 3,000 meters with a time of 8:44.11. Senior Sam Nelson also performed well as he won the pole vault with a career-high height of 5.35 meters, while junior Kyle Brost placed first in the triple jump with a leap of 14.42 meters and sophomore Josh Barclay finished first in the shot put with a distance of 17.16 meters.
Multiple Aggies put their names on the all-time indoor program list as Garren's heave of 17.41 meters in the weight throw ranks eighth all-time in school history. Sophomore Bailey Maseda's leap of 11.43m in the triple jump ranks ninth all-time. On the men's side, senior Sam Nelson's mark of 5.35 meters in the pole vault moved him to third all-time.