Tech Puts Two in Final of 400M Hurdles at Texas Relays
April 1, 2010
AUSTIN, Texas - The No. 5 Red Raiders advanced two student-athletes to the final of the men's 400M hurdles and senior Ozie Okolie finished fifth in the hammer for the Lady Raiders at the Texas Relays.
Junior Bryce Brown ran his first 400M hurdle time of the year clocking a 51.06 to qualify third for the final. Zach Plinario was the other qualifier for Tech as he ran a 52.06. Jamele Mason missed out qualifying for the final by one spot. He had the 10th fastest qualifying time of 52.35.
Junior Kelsey Lloyd started her outdoor season by running the 400M hurdles. She ran a time of 1:03.94 to place 24th.
Senior Ozie Okolie started the day of for Tech in the women's hammer. Her best throw of 58.77M (192'-10") was Okolie's second throw of the meet. She finished fifth overall but was the third collegian overall in the event.
Tech starts competing at the Texas Relays tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. with the 4x100M relay.
Texas Tech Results (*School Record)
Women's Hammer Throw
Women's 400M Hurdles
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