MAVS TRACK AND FIELD TEAMS GET 2009 INDOOR SEASON STARTED
Jan. 16, 2009
HOUSTON, Tx. - The UT Arlington men's and women's track and field teams began their 2009 indoor seasons Friday at the Leonard Hilton Memorial meet in Houston.
The men's squad finished fourth with 56 points and the women were 13th with nine points. Rice earned the top spot in each meet with 117 points in men's competition and 82.25 points in the women's events.
UTA's Coredero Gray finished second in the 60m dash with a time of 6.85. Teammate Jarid Vaughn finished third in the event after posting a time of 6.88.
The Mavericks distance medley team won their event with a time of 10:24:97.
As a team, the women finished seventh in the distance medley at 13:02:27 and eighth in the 4x400 relay at 4:03:16.
The teams will return to action next weekend at the Razorback Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.