Husky freshman Alex Slenning captured gold today at the USATF U20 Track & Field Championships at the Ansin Sports Complex, winning the steeplechase to qualify for the Pan America U20 Championships.
Four current Husky freshmen and two incoming Dawgs are off to Florida for the 2019 U.S. U20 Championships
The Huskies sent twelve athletes to Austin, Texas and came away with five First Team All-America performances and a 17th-place finish for the women's team.
Current, former, and future Huskies will all be in action at Husky Track on Saturday afternoon for the annual Brooks PR Invitational.
The Husky women's track squad tied for the fourth-best finish in program history today at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, coming in a tie for 17th as Darhian Mills and Hannah Rusnak had top-10 efforts to cap off the year at Mike A. Myers Stadium.
A season of first wrapped up with a couple more for redshirt freshman Elijah Mason. The Arizona native became a First Team All-American, and the first Husky to score in the discus at the NCAA Championships since 1998.