Men's Track & Field

Pull Heels Imitated Gray Suede Kitten Boots Solid Allhqfashion On Top Low Women's Unq5AA

Yellow All Shoe Molten Lava Charge Bright Out Merrell Men's Trail Running S5vqgU7x

Men's Track & Field

Feather Slider Lilley Black Slip Womens On Black qRfpfgxE
April 14, 2018

by Kenny Bybee (kab10@rice.edu)

Results

LA JOLLA, Calif.
- The Rice Owls men's track and field team concluded action at the Triton Invitational (hosted by UC San Diego) on Saturday, recording four top three finishes.

Senior distance runner David Diaz was the highlight of the afternoon for the Owls, winning the 800-meter with a personal best time of 1:51.49, a mark that ranks fourth in Conference USA. Finishing directly behind Diaz in second place was Rice freshman Jason Bugg, who established a season-best time of 1:51.97 for the fifth-best mark in conference.

Diaz and Bugg were also half of the 1600 relay team that placed third with a finish of 3:16.95.

Sophomore Adolfo Carvalho also set a PR on Saturday for the Owls, crossing the finish line in 9:13.48 to place second overall in the 3000m steeplechase, the second-best mark in C-USA this season.

Also shining in the distance events was Matthew Murray, who placed third among collegiate runners in the 1500m (3:47.27) and Hociel Landa in the 5000m (4th, 14:42.02).

Senior Austin Riddle led a group of Rice throwers by setting a new PR in the discus (7th-53.87m) and a seventh place result (62.83m) in the hammer throw.

Rice will return to action next Saturday when they host the annual J. Fred Duckett Twilight.



-RiceOwls.com-
Print Friendly Version

Players Mentioned

Jason Bugg

Middle Distance
Charge Men's Out Trail Shoe Lava All Yellow Molten Bright Running Merrell 6' 2"
Freshman
Trail Men's Lava Merrell Shoe Running All Yellow Bright Molten Charge Out