Broncos Run to Robinson Track Invite in Provo, Utah

The Meet - The Boise State University track and field will send a select number of its runners to Provo, Utah, to compete in the Robinson Invitational, Apr. 25-26.


The meet began Wednesday, Apr. 23, with the heptathlon and decathlon. The track portion of the meet will begin Friday, Apr. 25, at 1:00 p.m., with the women’s 100m hurdles preliminaries. The races Saturday, Apr. 26, will begin at 1:00 p.m., with the finals of the women’s 4x100m relay.


The Teams - The meet will feature eight teams including BYU, Idaho State, Utah State, Barton County CC, Utah Valley, Utah, Weber State, Southern Utah and selected student-athletes from Boise State.


The Broncos- Three Boise State runners have earned NCAA West Regional qualifying marks.


Kayleen McDowell posted a 2:09.61 in the women’s 800m dash at the Sun Angel Classic to earn her NCAA Regional qualifying mark. Her mark tied for 10th in the west and was a personal-best time in the event. She was the only runner from the Sun Angel Classic to earn a regional qualifying standard in the 800m dash.


Nick Cunningham is ranked second in the Western Athletic Conference and sixth in the NCAA Western Region in the men’s 200m dash with the time of 21.20. He is also ranks second in the WAC in the men’s 100m dash with a time of 10.63.


Megan Olivetti recorded a time of 13.92 in the women’s 100m hurdles to earn her NCAA West Regional qualifying standard. She ranks first in the WAC and is the only female in the WAC to earn an NCAA West Regional qualifying time in the event.


Sawyer Bosch set a career-best time in the 3,000m steeplechase as he recorded a 9:22.88, to win the event at the Sun Angel Classic and place sixth in the WAC in the event.


Boise State will also feature a number of other student-athletes possibly including Marlon Douglas, Kyle Christoffersen, Erin Harris, Jessica Harris, Brian Pierre, Cameron Lockard, Caleb Cazier, David Creamer, Carly Gerard, Karleigh Gempler, Katharine Gallagher, Breanna Sande, Kendra Hernandez, Alexandria Bell, Meadow Braden, Breanne Whitlock, Pamila WardCody Eaton, Kevin Higgs and Matt Schmasow.


Meet Schedule


Friday, April 25

Field Events

Implement Weigh-in 9:30a - 3:30p
11:00 Javelin women
12:00 Open Pole Vault women
1:00 Long Jump men
1:00 Javelin men
2:30 Shot Put women
2:30 Open Pole Vault men
3:00 Discus men
3:30 Open High Jump women
3:30 Long Jump women

Running Events

1:00 100mH women trials
1:15 110mH men trials
1:30 1 Mile seeded men final (seeded 18)
1:40 1500m women B Race final
1:50 400m women trials
2:00 400m men trials
2:10 100m women trials
2:20 100m men trials
2:30 800m women seeded final (seeded 10)
2:40 800m men B Race final
2:50 400mH women trials
3:00 400mH men trials
3:10 200m women trials
3:20 200m men trials
3:30 5000m women final
3:50 5000m men final

Saturday, April 26

Field Events

Implement Weigh-in 8:30a - 2:00p
10:00 Hammer women
10:45 Shot Put men
12:45 Inv. Pole Vault men
12:45 Triple Jump women
1:00 Hammer men
1:00 High Jump men
2:30 Inv. Pole Vault women
2:30 Discus women
3:00 Inv. High Jump women
3:00 Triple Jump men

Running Events

12:00 Officials Ceremony
12:45 Kids races
1:00 4x100m women final
1:10 4x100m men final
1:20 3000m Steeplechase men final
1:35 1500m women (seeded 18)
1:45 1 Mile men Open final
2:00 110mH men final
2:10 100mH women final
2:20 400m women final
2:30 400m men final
2:40 100m women final
2:50 100m men final
3:00 800m women open final
3:10 Inv. 800m men final (seeded 10)
3:20 400mH women final
3:30 400mH men final
3:40 200m women final
3:50 200m men final
4:00 3000m Steeplechase women final
4:15 4x400m women final
4:25 4x400m men final




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