Lamar wins three events at Rice meet
April 22, 2012
HOUSTON - - A 1-2-3 finish in the men's 1,500 meters highlighted Lamar's performance at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight meet that wrapped up late Saturday night at Rice University.
Lamar's Chris Smith won the men's 800 meters in 1:50.08. Lamar had two top-10 finishers in the men's 5,000 meters, as Alex DeLa Garza was fourth in 14:41.29 and Anthony Pequeno placed sixth in 14:46.05.
Jamal Nash was fourth in the men's 110-meter high hurdles in 14.68 seconds.
In the women's competition, Lamar's Samantha Walkow won the 1,500 meters in a personal best of 4:29.15, the third-fastest time in school history. Becky Gough was sixth in 4:35.35.
Lamar is at the Sam Houston State Invitational on May 4.