Ana Holland is becoming quite the regular in setting records.
The CU sophomore posted her second CU high mark in as many weeks, breaking the school's outdoor 200-meter dash record at the Mt. SAC Relays on Friday in Walnut, Calif. She ran a time of 22.45 seconds, breaking her own mark by .09 seconds, to place eighth in the event. Last week, she broke the 100-meter record at the CU Invitational.
The Buffs had a trio of sixth-place finishes. Junior Jaron Thomas ran a time of 14.19 in the 110-meter hurdles, senior Kelsey English was sixth in the high jump at 5 feet, 7 inches, and the men's 4x100 relay team of Patrick Carr, Isaiah Oliver, Austin Mitsch and Duane McClurkin Jr. ran a time of 40.83. Individually, McClurkin Jr. recorded an 18th place finish in the 400 after running 48.15, and sophomore Darrin Haynes was 43rd overall in 49.33. In the women's race, senior Eileen Gehring recorded an 11th place finish, clocking in at 54.48.
Sophomore Tashay Brown also ran in the 200 for the Buffs and placed 50th overall in 24.68. The CU men were led by McClurkin Jr., who placed 38th in 21.50. Mitsch also ran and was 47th in 21.68.
Senior Kelsey English was the only field event contestant for the Buffs at Mt. SAC, competing in the high jump. English placed sixth overall after reaching 5-7.
At the Beach Invitational, freshman Elisa Grandemange recorded the third-best hammer throw in school history with her toss of 181-8. It was also her personal best, topping her previous mark of 176-6.75.
Senior Brady Rutt was 20th in the men's hammer throw after earning a mark of 188-10. Sophomore Grayson Webber was 42nd (166-4) and sophomore Matthew Denton was 44th (162-3).
2016 Mt. SAC Relays
Men's 110-Meter Hurdles: 1. Nate Pozolinski, Wis.-Milwaukee, 13.91; 6. Jaron Thomas, 14.19; 34. Alex Billing, 15.25
Men's 4x100-Meter Relay: 1. Academy of Art, 40.37; 6. Colorado, 40.83
Women's 400-Meters: 1. Paola Moran, Mexico-FMAA, 53.49; 11. Eileen Gehring, 54.48
Men's 400-Meters: 1. James Ohdel, Sequoias, 46.56; 18. Duane McClurkin Jr., 48.15; 43. Darrin Haynes, 49.33
Men's 400-Meter Hurdles: 1. Taylor McLaughlin, Michigan, 51.14; 18. Jaron Thomas, 54.62; 21. Trenton Stringari, 54.92
Women's 200-Meters: 1. Latessa Johnson, SMU, 23.07; 8. Ana Holland, 23.45; 50. Tashay Brown, 24.68
Men's 200-Meters: 1. Abdulloah Mohammad, Saudi, 20.29; 38. Duane McClurkin Jr., 21.50; 47. Austin Mitsch, 21.68
Women's High Jump: 1. Clarissa Cutliff, FIU, 5-10.75; 6. Kelsey English, 5-7/1.70
2016 Beach Invitational
Men's Hammer Throw: 1. Michael Lihrman, unattached, 231-8/70.62; 20. Brady Rutt, 188-10/57.56; 42. Grayson Webber, 166-4/50.70; 44. Matthew Denton, 162-3/49.46
Women's Hammer Throw: 1. Amber Campbell, Nike-MJOLNIR, 241-01; 20. Elisa Grandemange, 181-08/55.38; 35. Sophie Hallam-Eames, 167-03/50.99
Women's Javelin: 1. Abigail Gomez Hernandez, Boca del Rio, 56.95; 21. Delaney Hall, 130-10/39.88