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Weekend Wrap | Razorback Invitational

Jan 31, 2022

EUGENE, Ore. – The Oregon track and field team capped the month of January with a strong weekend at the Razorback Invitational (Jan. 28-29) in Fayetteville, Ark. In total, the Ducks had three victories, 10 top-10 program performances and 12 marks that rank in the top 25 in the NCAA this season.

Among the top-10 UO marks were a pair of school-record performances from Micah Williams—tying his own record—in the men's 60 meters and Alysah Hickey in the women's long jump.

In Monday's release of the USTFCCCA National Rating Index, the Women of Oregon check in as the 12th-ranked team in the country while the Men of Oregon are No. 13 in the poll.

Wins at the Razorback Invitational
Men's 60m – Micah Williams
Women's 60m – Kemba Nelson
Women's long jump – Alysah Hickey

All-Time Top 10 at Oregon
Men's 60m
#1 – Micah Williams – 6.48 (tied season best, own school record)

Women's 200m
#8 – Iman Brown – 23.25

Men's 3,000m
#10 – Jack Yearian – 7:51.05

Women's 60m hurdles
#T8 – Alexandra Webster – 8.48 

Women's high jump
#7 – Tori Sloan – 1.75m/5-8.75

Men's long jump
#10 – Pierce LaCoste – 7.64m/25-0.75

Women's long jump
#1 – Alysah Hickey – 6.66m/21-10.25

Women's shot put
#6 – Jaida Ross – 15.89m/52-1.75 (already ranked sixth but improved the mark)

Men's weight throw
#2 – Mason Strunk – 20.84m/68-4.5

Women's weight throw
#10 – Jaida Ross – 17.72m/58-1.75

Top 25 in the NCAA
(* - from the Razorback Invitational)

Men's 60m
2 – Micah Williams – 6.48

Women's 60m
3 – Kemba Nelson – 7.16*
T12 – Jadyn Mays – 7.27

Women's 200m
7 – Iman Brown – 23.25*

Men's 3,000m
8 – Jack Yearian – 7:51.05*
9 – Aaron Bienenfeld – 7:51.51*

Women's 4x400m
14 – Ella Clayton/Shaniya Hall/Katriina Wright/Shana Grebo – 3:35.13* (8th overall)

Men's DMR
2 – James Gormley/Evan Mafilas/Luis Peralta/Jack Yearian – 9:31.07*

Women DMR
10 – Aneta Konieczek/Shaniya Hall/Mia Moerck/Keely Small – 11:11.80*

Men's long jump
25 – Pierce LaCoste – 7.64m/25-0.75*

Women's long jump
1 – Alysah Hickey – 6.66m/21-10.25*

Men's triple jump
18 – Emmanuel Ihemeje – 15.85m/52-0*

Women's triple jump
13 – Lexi Ellis – 13.21m/43-4.25*

Men's weight throw
24 – Mason Strunk – 20.84m/68-4.5*

At season's end, the top 16 declared athletes in each individual event and top 12 relays advance to the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 11-12) at the CrossPlex in Birmingham, Ala.

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