MAVS TAKE TO THE ROAD
April 28, 2006
DENTON, Texas - UT Arlington senior Mandy McGee captured the women's 400-meter hurdle event with a time of 1-minute, 03.29-seconds and junior thrower Linda Rosema threw the hammer 47.76 meters (156-feet-08) for the Mavericks at the Jason's Deli North Texas Twilight Meet at Fouts Field April 27 here.
Rosema's throw nears her personal best mark of 162-00 during the 2005 outdoor season. She placed 11th in the discus with a throw of 40.46 meters (132-09). Rosema's put of 12.78 meters (41-11.25) earned her eighth place in the shot put.
Andrea Hill scored points in both the 100-meter hurdles (eight/14.90) and the 400-meter hurdles (sixth/1:06.76).
Kristina Bird took fifth in the women's 800 meters with a 2:19.18.
At the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa, senior sprinter Ellen Garrison ran a 12.25 in the prelins of the women's 100 meters. She was also the anchor leg of the 4x100-meter relay that turned in a 46.00 and the 4x200-meter relay group that finished inth with a time of 1:38.10.
Jones ran a 12.42 in the 100-meter prelims.