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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Sports. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 18, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19533.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Sports. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19533

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Transcript Track & field teams REBUILD with youth and talent 1 he track and field team looked to 1992 as a meter Indoor crown. Then she helped to pace year to re-fortify a track program considered the 4X400 meter relay team to a third place one of the best in the country. The team was finish as the team tied for seventh place, made up of young but eager athletes who saw With the coming of spring, outdoor major competition for the first time. track was not too far behind. The season The year was also one in which two kicked-offwiththeSecondAnnualCarlLewis underclassmen show-cased their talents as Relays, held in March at Robertson Stadium, the next in a long line of outstanding sprinters The young team started to make marked who have shot out of the blocks at UH. Sam improvements and focused in on the SWC Jefferson and Michele Collins have taken over Championships at the end of April. Also in the roles of such UH greats as Carl Lewis and April was the 65th Texas Relays, where the Jackie Washington. Both of these outstanding women's 4X400 meter relay team set a school athletes wrapped up record in the event and the track season by ^^& W'^L^£s^J^^ competing at the U.S Olympic Trials, both making steady improvements on times but both failing to qualify for the team. But in no way does this mean they are finished. Collins states, "I used this experience as a photo by Thomas Nguyen nearly set a Texas Relays record. Later on in the month, at the Penn Relays, Starlie Graves set the school record in the triple jump. The team looked primed and ready to challenge for the SWC title. The SWC Championships took place stepping stone to the 1996 Olympics in At- in College Station and once again Collins lanta." shined. The junior won the 100 meter, 200 The young Cougars participated in meter, and was the anchor leg on the champi- two indoor meets before taking on the tough onship 4X400 meter relay team. Sophomore competition in the Southwest Conference. At Sam Jefferson was crowned the SWC 100 the conference meet in February both the meter champion, but both the men and women men's and women's teams finished in fifth had disappointing overall team performances. place, an improvement over last year but not quite what the coaching staff had anticipated. The meet was highlighted by Collins' win in the 55 meter and the women's 4X400 meter The men finished seventh and the women finished fifth. The Cougars went to the NCAA's Outdoor Championships in Austin, hoping relay team's win. On the men's side, freshman to have some outstanding individual perfor- Kenneth Bigger took second place in the high mances to cap off the season. However, it was jump. Then it was on to Indianapolis for the not meant to be. Jefferson failed to make it to NCAA Indoor Championships, where UH the finals of the 100 meter, Graves failed to was represented by Collins, senior Cecillia make the finals of the triple jump, and Collins Crockett, freshman Def Angelia Johnson, and was simply too tired to make a run at the 200 freshman Drexel Long. Collins proved what meter title. She finished fifth, but the heat and hard work and excellent preparation can ac- number of qualifying races had taken their complish, as she captured the NCAA 200 toll. The men's team was unable to score a point, and the women finished tied for 34th.- Barry Bennet 142 Sports 1 hnt'Il cost you some time. Stephen Adegbite hits a hurdle here, but managed to take 4th in he 110 meter hurdles at the Southwest Conference Championships. Photo by Noel Stone. 1 iffany Modkins puts her all into the shot put Oetting the pace is Karla Garcia. She captured the Modkins is a freshman from Dobie High School. team's top three times in the3000 meter run. Photo by Photo by Abelardo Gil. Abelardo Gil. Team PLAYERS l>liui<> by (iilberl Siluenles Men,sTrack&FieldRoskT...str|)heiiAdehiti'J lunJIes; Vinco Baroot, Throws; Kenneth Bigger, I ligh jump; SeanIioyleDistance;)ohnl I.Bnown,! x>nejump;( hns tnldwell,Sprint.s; ItxIdC airigan,I )islaiur;l\nth( lark, Sprints; Matthew Daake, Throws; Bivnl Davidson, High Jump; Kay DeBardalaben, Pole Vault; Jason DcGraw, Throws; Mark Dcssens, I )istanee; Vincenl Dietsch, Distance; I )erri( k Ferguson, 44)0 meters; Robert Graeteet Distance; |oey( liven, I Kvathalon; Craig Hall, Jumps/Hurdles; Tim Hardin, Distance; Sam Jefferson,Sprints;JeniiaineJohns( >n , I <mgJump;Patrick Juhlin, Distance; Melvin Keys, 400 & SIX); ( hark* Langston,Decathalon; JacobLarsen Distance; Mu 1i,u i Loftin, High Jump; Christopher Lopez, Triple Jump; DanMallon, Distance; ThomasMcGaughey, Hurdles/ Long Jump; Mike McKinney 400; Chad McLaughlin, Distance; Tom Morrow, Throws; Wayne Newsome, Distance;ShannonPate Distance;AlbertRansom,200/ 400; Jim Reagan, Distance; Monico Rivas, Distance; Sean Roberts, Triple Jump; Rayford Ross, Sprints/ Hurdles; Jason Tamez, Distance; Shedrick Traylor, Distance; Tyrone Turpin, Sprints; Mike Ventura, Throws; Jon Vines High, Jumps; Kenton Williams, Sprints. Women's Track & Field Roster...Edwina Ammonds, Heptathlon; Latana Archie, LongJump;Gi re >lyi Asfahl, Heptathk)n;DawnBurrell,Sprints/Jinnps;I HawnC ase, Sprints; Michele Collins, Sprints; Kelly Conery I >is- tance; Cecillia Crockett, Sprints; Claudine Finn, 400 meters/Hurdles; JaniceGaines,4(X)meters; Karla (iarvia, Javelin; Starlie Graves, Jumps; Mamie (irxvn, I ligh Jump;CynthiaJacksc)n,Sprints/Jumps;OtherineJeon, DerAngelia Johnson, 200 & 300; Drexel Long, 400; Bethany May, Triple Jump; Kim McAllister; Middle Distances; Tiffany Modkins, Throws; Kim Montgomery, Throws; Ashley Mulkey, High Jump; Lisa Mii n\ I \; Distance; Michelle Smith, Triple Jump; Teri Smith, Distance; Jennifer Standefer, Distance; Gina lames, Hurdles. * Track & Field 143