Utah State Track Headed To UCLA Friday And Saturday
April 3, 2006
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State's track teams travel to UCLA on Friday, Apr. 7, and Saturday, Apr. 8 for the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational.
At last year's Invitational senior Tiffany Strickland set a new school record in the women's 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 10:43.94. Following close behind was Staci Lifferth coming in second with a time of 10:45.85, which was a good enough time for third place in the USU record books.
Utah State posted four first place finishes in its meet against BYU Friday. Junior Amber Judd took first place in the 400-meter hurdles (1:01.25) and finished second in the 100-meter hurdles (14:32) with teammate Lacey Hulbert taking second place with a time of 14.42.
Utah State heads to BYU again on Friday, Apr. 14, and Saturday Apr. 15.