WALNUT, Calif. – Denim Rogers highlighted day one of the multis group at the Mt. Sac Relays as he sits in eighth place heading into the final five events tomorrow morning.
Rogers accumulated 3,955 points recording three new personal best marks. His first came right from the start in the 100 as he went 10.76 finishing fourth overall. His next new mark then came in the shot put as he launched a throw of 12.75m (41-10) before finishing the 400 race with a time of 48.46.
Gary Haasbroek is not too far behind Rogers as he sits in 10th heading into the last day. He finished day one with 3,860 points.
Over on the women’s side, Callie Jones and Aria Tate represent the Red Raiders in the heptathlon. Jones is in 12th with 3, 213 points, while Tate is 13th with 3, 211 points.
The decathlon resumes tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. PT with the 110 hurdles as the first heptathlon event begins at Noon with the long jump.
Release by Chris Duarte Texas Tech Athletics