Track and field recap: Rams finish Day 1 of NCAA West regional

May 24, 2012

Complete Results

By Chris Feller
Athletic Media Relations

AUSTIN, Texas - Six Colorado State track and field athletes competed Thursday at the NCAA West regional at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Hannah Pensack-Rinehart earned an 18th-place finish in the 10,000-meter run, with a time of 35 minutes, 39.3 seconds. Sarah Heuer took 40th, finishing in 38:09.17. Kendra Gerk did not finish the race.

Alex Balsiger claimed 35th in the 1,500-meter run, clocking in at 3:57.82. Holly Keeper finished 40th on the women's side of the event, posting a time of 4:41.04.

Kiah Hicks placed 38th overall in the preliminary round of the shot put. The freshman threw for a distance of 46 feet, 7.25 inches on her third and final attempt.

Competition resumes for the Rams at 10 a.m. MST Friday, with the women's discus throw.