Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Main News

Razorbacks Secure Both Team Titles At Arkansas Qualifier

Arkansas women’s and men’s track and field squads won both the team titles at the Arkansas Qualifier in Fayetteville, on Friday (5).

Arkansas women’s and men’s track and field squads won both the team titles at the Arkansas Qualifier in Fayetteville, on Friday (5).

The No. 1 Razorbacks dominated the women’s category after scoring 167 points from 14 contested events to beat the second-place team by 83 points, while the No. 2 ranked men’s squad scored 83 points to edge Missouri.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Dominating Women’s Wins

Arkansas scored in all but one event in which the women took part, including tallying 31 points in the women’s 200m, 28 in the mile, and 23 in the pole vault events.

The hosts had 18 points in the 60m and 400m sprints, tallied 17 points in the 60m hurdles and wrapped up 14 in the 800m. The other scoring events on Friday were the 4x400m and the long jump, with the only event the Razorbacks failing to get a score was the triple jump.

Kansas State with 84 points took second place and was followed by Missouri (42), Arizona (33), and Washington State (29) in the top five.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Kansas (27), UCLA (25), Vanderbilt (14), Arizona State (11) and Utah (2) completed the scoring chart.

Men’s Squad Completes Sweep

Meanwhile, on the men’s side, second-ranked Arkansas scored in eight of the 11 contested events on Friday, with the biggest scoring flow coming in the 60m hurdles where it collected 20 points.

Missouri, which grabbed 39 of its 76 total points in the field events, finished second, while Kansas ended third on 49 points, No. 21 Kansas State (49) fourth and Arizona (48) rounding out the top-5.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

No. 19 Arizona State had 45 points for sixth, followed by Washington State (38.5) and UCLA (25.5).

Pl Women [14 out of 14 scored] Pts
1 Arkansas 167
2 Kansas State 84
3 Missouri 42
4 Arizona 33
5 Washington St. 29
6 Kansas 27
7 UCLA 25
8 Vanderbilt 14
9 Arizona State 11
10 Utah 2

Pl Men [14 out of 14 scored] Pts
1 Arkansas 83
2 Missouri 76
3 Kansas 49
3 Kansas State 49
5 Arizona 48
6 Arizona State 45
7 Washington St. 38.5
8 UCLA 25.5

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Arkansas Qualifier Women Events Scored: 14
Women 60 Meter Dash
Women 200 Meter Dash
Women 400 Meter Dash
Women 800 Meter Run
Women 1 Mile Run
Women 3000 Meter Run
Women 60 Meter Hurdles
Women 4×400 Meter Relay
Women High Jump
Women Pole Vault
Women Long Jump
Women Triple Jump
Women Shot Put
Women Weight
Arkansas Qualifier Men Events Scored: 14
Men 60 Meter Dash
Men 200 Meter Dash
Men 400 Meter Dash
Men 800 Meter Run
Men 1 Mile Run
Men 3000 Meter Run
Men 60 Meter Hurdles
Men 4×400 Meter Relay
Men High Jump
Men Pole Vault
Men Long Jump
Men Triple Jump
Men Shot Put
Men Weight

Written By

Covers meetings in the United States, including the USA Championships, meetings in Florida and Miami, as well as promoting on social media @worldtrack,

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

EDITOR'S PICKS

Main News

Arkansas and Kentucky won the women's and men's respective titles at the 2021 Missouri Cross Country Opener.

Main News

When, where, and how you can watch the live stream of the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Regionals on the SECN+, which will take place from...

Main News

Arkansas continues to hold the No. 1 spot in the second edition of the 2021 NCAA Division I Women’s National Indoor Track & Field...

Main News

The Arkansas Razorbacks are ranked No. 1 in the first edition of the 2021 NCAA Division I Women’s Indoor Track & Field National Track...