Buffs Finish Regular Season At Air Force
USAFA, Colo. – The University of Colorado track and field program finished up the regular season here Friday evening at the Air Force Twilight.
The Buffs were led by a pair of third-place finishes on the women's side. Allie Routledge placed third in the women's high jump with a clearance of 1.60 meters (5-3), while Obi Osafo-Mensah placed third in the women's discus with a toss of 43.78 meters (143-8).
On the men's side, Tyler Sconce had a good meet with a toss of 58.60 meters (192-3) in the men's hammer throw, placing fourth overall. Dominique Williams finished eighth in the competition. Lars Atkinson was the only other male thrower with a toss of 46.85 meters (153-8) in the men's discus.
Only the men competed in track events today with Aidan Christiansen running 11.31 in the 100-meter dash to place 12th, while Nick Bianco placed seventh and ninth in the 110 hurdles (15.11) and 400-meter dash (52.97), respectfully. Bianco also placed fourth in the pole vault with a clearance of 4.60 meters (15-1).
Lauren Whyrick also finished fifth in the women's shot put, her best toss of the season.
Colorado heads to Eugene next weekend to compete in the Pac-12 Championships May 13-15.
Men's 100: Coby Hilton (UNAT) 10.14; 12. Aidan Christiansen (COLO) 11.31
Men's 400: 1. Nathan Hood (CSUP) 47.54; 9. Nick Bianco (COLO) 52.97
Men's 110H: 1. Jerome Campbell (UNC) 13.68; 7. Nick Bianco (COLO) 15.11
Men's High Jump: 1. Jake Hall (AF) 2.05m (6-8.75); 5. Noah Bouchard (COLO) 2.00m (6-6.75); 9. Ryan Charles (COLO) 1.90m (6-2.75)
Men's Pole Vault: 1. Caiden Macktinger (AF) 4.90m (16-0.75); 4. Nick Bianco (COLO) 4.60m (15-1)
Men's Long Jump: 1. Terrel Johnson (CSUP) 7.25m (23-9.5); 5. Jackson Meyer (COLO) 6.72m (22-0.75); 7. Aidan Christiansen (COLO) 6.55m (21-6)
Men's Discus: 1. Arvid Veidmark (CSM) 48.96m (160-7); 6. Lars Atkinson (COLO) 46.85m (153-8)
Men's Hammer: 1. Jaret Prete (AF) 62.49m (205-0); 4. Tyler Sconce (COLO) 58.60m (192-3); 8. Dominique Williams (COLO) 52.61m (172-7)
Women's High Jump: 1. Arianna Martinez (AF) 1.78m (5-10); 3. Allie Routledge (COLO) 1.60m (5-3)
Women's Shot Put: 1. Kyla Sawvell (BHS) 14.77m (48-5.5); 5. Lauren Whyrick (COLO) 13.35m (43-9.75)
Women's Hammer Throw: 1. Kyla Sawvell (BHS) 58.31m (191-4); 5. Jane Powers (COLO) 52.14m (171-1); 7. Elena Opp (COLO) 49.80m (163-5); 9. Bella Braun (COLO) 47.26m (155-1)
Women's Discus: 1. Giavonna Meeks (UNAT) 50.01m (164-1); 3. Obi Osafo-Mensah (COLO) 43.78m (143-8); 7. Elena Opp (COLO) 41.45m (136-0)