LAWRENCE, Kan. -
After several lengthy weather delays over the last two days, the University of Wyoming track and field teams finally got to compete at the NCAA West Preliminary on Friday at Rock Chalk Park.
Senior Tyler Anderson was the top Cowboy with a 23rd-place finish in the hammer after throwing 199-2. Freshman Bryce Ailshie claimed 35th in the 800 meters with a time of 1:51.68, while junior Jordan Charles ran 55.00 in the 400-meter hurdles for 44th.
Senior Sabina Sandberg earned the highest finish for the Cowgirls by placing 26th in the high jump after clearing 5-7 1/4. Fellow senior McKenzie Brogan was 31st in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 59.86. Junior Audra DeStefano entered the meet as the highest ranked Cowgirl with the 13th-fastest time in the steeplechase, but did not run in the event on Friday due to a foot injury.
Sophomore Garrett Lynch competes in the discus Saturday at 8 a.m. MT, while Charles runs the 110-meter hurdles at 11 a.m.