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T&F Continues to Shine During Outdoor

Mar 26, 2021

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Washington State University Track and Field program finished up competition up north at Whitworth University from Boppell Track Friday afternoon.

Carolina Ulloa-Daza once again provided a stellar performance in her second outdoor meet as a Cougar, winning the hammer throw with a mark of 191-feet 3 inches (59.65m). This throw breaks Ulloa-Daza's previous Washington State freshman record in the event from last week and moves her up to second all-time in Cougar history as well. Emily Coombs added another day one victory for WSU, her second of the outdoor season in the pole vault as she cleared 12-feet 10 3/4 inches (3.93m). Skyler Walton took home first in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.75w for a personal best, and her time also ranks sixth all-time in WSU history as well. Kaylee Sowle also posted an impressive performance in the high jump, not only recording a personal best on the day, but setting a Boppell Track record in the women's high jump with a mark of 5-feet 9 1/4 inches (1.76m). The Washington State women's relay squad picked up another win this outdoor season, as the team of Jordyn Tucker, Skyler Walton, Jasneet Nijjar, and Elise Unruh-Thomas placed first overall in the 4x100-meter relay with a time of 46.37. The WSU women finished the Whitworth Invite with nine overall victories throughout the meet as well to continue a solid start to the outdoor season.

The WSU men saw multiple victories throughout the two-day meet as well, including Mitch Jacobson in the high jump with a clearance of 6-feet 9 3/4 inches (2.08m). John Kolb continued to look impressive in a Cougar uniform as he recorded a win in the discus throw with a mark of 173-feet 2 inches (52.80m). The Cougar men's relay squad did not disappoint as they earned yet another victory this season as the team of De'antae Choates, Ja'Maun Charles, Ethan Willems, and Blake Deringer took first with a time of 41.29 overall.


100m:  Skyler Walton – 11.75w (1st), PR
400m:  Elise Unruh-Thomas – 57.39 (1st)
800m:  Elena Willems – 2:19.75 (5th)
1500m:  Kiyena Beatty – 4:52.02 (14th); Geneva Schlepp – 4:54.46 (15th)
100m Hurdles:  Jasneet Nijjar – 14.78 (2nd), PR
3000m Steeple:  Pia Richards – 11:30.69 (1st)
4x100m Relay:  Jordyn Tucker, Skyler Walton, Jasneet Nijjar, Elise Unruh-Thomas – 46.37 (1st)
Pole Vault:  Emily Coombs – 12-10 3/4 (3.93m) [1st]; Tayla Beavers – 12-4 3/4 (3.78m) [2nd]
Shot Put:  Julia Parra – 41-5 1/4 (12.63m) [3rd], PR; Audrey Hughes – 39-9 1/4 (12.12m) [7th]
Long Jump:  Lauren Newman – 19-5 1/4 (5.92m) [1st]; Anna Rodgers – 19-5 1/4 (5.92m) [2nd]; Jasneet Nijjar – 17-5 1/2 (5.32m) [4th], PR
High Jump:  Kaylee Sowle – 5-9 1/4 (1.76m) [1st], PR; Suzy Pace – 5-8 (1.73m) [2nd]; Aislinn Overby – 5-8 (1.73m) [3rd]; Giovanna Rhoads – 5-2 1/2 (1.58m) [5th]
Pole Vault:  Emily Coombs– 12-10 3/4 (3.93m) [1st]; Tayla Beavers – 12-4 3/4 (3.78m) [2nd], PR
Hammer:  Carolina Ulloa-Daza – 191-3 (59.65m) [1st], PRSasha Korolenko – 172-1 (52.46m) [2nd]; Tara Koonce – 165-2 (50.67m) [5th], PR; Amy Kraemer – 154-4 (47.04m) [7th]; Audrey Hughes – 148-2 (45.17m) [8th], PR
Discus:  Audrey Hughes – 141-5 (43.11m) [2nd], PR
Heptathlon:  Peyton Teevens – 4,571 Points (2nd), PR
100m H (15.17); HJ (5-1, 1.55m); SP (33-5 1/4, 10.19m); 200m (26.71), PR; LJ (15-5 1/2, 4.71m), PR; JAV (102-1, 31.12m), PR; 800m (2:20.57)

100m:  Ja'Maun Charles – 10.70 (2nd); Blake Deringer – 10.80 (3rd), PR; De'antae Choates – 10.89 (6th), PR; Ryan Davy – 11.30 (8th)
200m:  Ryan Davy – 22.68 (3rd), PR
400m:  Ethan Willems – 49.27 (2nd)
110m Hurdles:  Adrian Thomas – 15.12 (3rd), PR
1500m:  Ethan Martin – 4:02.65 (10th), PR; Cooper Cortinas – 4:03.00 (12th), PR; Sam Griffith – 4:03.63 (14th), PR; Cameron Dean – 4:07.92 (16th)
4x100m Relay:  De'antae Choates, Ja'Maun Charles, Ethan Willems, Blake Deringer – 41.29 (1st)
High Jump:  Mitch Jacobson – 6-9 3/4 (2.08m) [1st]; Max English – 6-7 3/4 (2.03m) [3rd]; Daylon Hicks – 6-6  (1.98m) [4th]; Taino Ferdinand – 6-6 (1.98m) [5th]; Beau Sheeran – 6-6 (1.98m) [6th]
Long Jump:  Ja'Maun Charles – 22-11 3/4 (7.00m) [2nd], PR; Joseph Heitman – 22-7 3/4 (6.90m) [3rd]
Hammer:  Marty Munyon – 168-10 (51.47m) [5th]
Shot Put:  Jerrod Lee – 44-3 1/2 (13.50m) [9th]
Discus:  John Kolb – 173-2 (52.80m) [1st]; Joseph Jensen – 152-9 (46.57m) [3rd]
Decathlon:   Seth Andres – 5,693 Points (3rd), PR
100m (11.49), PR; LJ (19-11 1/2, 6.08m); SP (36-0 1/4, 10.98m); HJ (5-5 3/4, 1.67m), PR; 400m (53.33), PR; 110m H (15.54); DT (107-0, 32.62m), PR; PV (11-9 3/4, 3.60m); JT (108-8, 33.13m), PR; 1500m (5:21.54), PR


WSU Track & Field returns to action next week at the Hayward Premiere, hosted by the University of Oregon beginning Friday, April 2.   

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