NCAA Utah Track & Field Roundup: 5/9

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailMOSCOW, Idaho-Wednesday, at Day 2 of the Big Sky track and field championships, the men’s decathlon and women’s heptathlon titles were decided, setting the stage for the commencement of all other events Thursday.Donte Robinson of Portland State won the men’s decathlon title with 7307 points, while Southern Utah’s Erik Ostrom finished seventh overall, posting 6168 points. Weber State’s Caleb Whitney finished in ninth, posting 6037 points.In the women’s heptathlon, Idaho State’s Ashley Vanvleet won the title, netting 5105 points while Jentry Skidmore of Southern Utah finished eighth overall with 4474 points.Thursday’s action commences at 11:00 am MDT with preliminary events, starting with the women’s hammer throw.LAWRENCE, Kan.-As the first day of the WAC track and field championships commenced at the University of Kansas, the meet primarily consisted of men’s decathlon and women’s heptathlon competition.Presently, Grand Canyon’s Grant Carpenter is the leader in the men’s decathlon, having posted 3526 points. Josh Thomas of Utah Valley is in fourth place with 3182 points.In the women’s heptathlon, the current leader is Grand Canyon’s Ashley Krawczuk with 2904 points. Utah Valley’s Sara Ohlwiler is in sixth place with 2652 points.The meet resumes Thursday.FRESNO, Calif.-Wednesday, as the Mountain West track and field championships commenced, the men’s decathlon and women’s heptathlon got things underway. In the decathlon, Calvin Berstler of Air Force is the current leader with 3709 points.For the women, in the heptathlon, Jestena Mattson of Fresno State has the lead with 3332 points. Utah State’s Talie Bonds is in fourth place with 3233 points and her teammate, Niki Xydona, is in 7th place with 2972 points. Also in the mix for the Aggies in the heptathlon is Alyssa Hirschi, who is in 11th place with 2780 points.The meet resumes Thursday. Tags: Big Sky/Mountain West/NCAA Track and Field/Southern Utah/Utah State/Utah Valley/WAC/Weber State Brad James Written by May 10, 2018 /Sports News – Local NCAA Utah Track & Field Roundup: 5/9last_img read more

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Magic hold Heat to 6 4th-quarter points in 105-85 victory

first_img First Published: 4th January, 2020 11:33 IST COMMENT Written By WATCH US LIVE Terrence Ross scored 25 points, Nikola Vucevic had 20 points and 11 rebounds and the Orlando Magic shut down the Miami Heat in the fourth quarter in a 105-85 victory Friday night.Miami scored only six points in the fourth quarter, going 3 for 19 from the field. Jimmy Butler had 23 points and 10 rebounds for the Heat.Aaron Gordon had 16 points and eight rebounds for the Magic, and Evan Fournier scored 15 points.One day after holding the Toronto Raptors to 6-of-42 shooting from 3-point range in a victory in Miami, the Heat shot 7 for 37 from long range and 37.5% overall.CELTICS 109, HAWKS 106BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown had 24 points and 10 rebounds and Boston Celtics overcome an 18-point, first-quarter deficit against Atlanta.Marcus Smart started in place of the flu-ridden Kemba Walker and scored 15 points, adding nine assists and hitting a 3-pointer that gave Boston a four-point lead with 43 seconds left. Gordon Hayward scored 18 points, and Enes Kanter had 14 points and 11 rebounds.Trae Young scored 28 points with 10 assists for the Hawks. They beat Orlando on Monday to snap a 10-game losing streak.TRAIL BLAZERS 122, WIZARDS 103WASHINGTON (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 35 points and CJ McCollum added 24 in Portland’s victory over Washington.Hassan Whiteside added 23 points, 21 rebounds and five blocks to help Portland snap a five-game losing streak.Jordan McCrae scored a season-high 35 points, for Washington. Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas was ejected less than 1 1/2 minutes into the game for making contact with an official. Thomas was tied up along the sideline by Portland’s Carmelo Anthony. As Thomas broke away from Anthony, he made contact with referee Marat Kogut, who stumbled into the crowd. Associated Press Television News center_img Last Updated: 4th January, 2020 11:33 IST Magic Hold Heat To 6 4th-quarter Points In 105-85 Victory Terrence Ross scored 25 points, Nikola Vucevic had 20 points and 11 rebounds and the Orlando Magic shut down the Miami Heat in the fourth quarter in a 105-85 victory Friday night. SUBSCRIBE TO US LIVE TV FOLLOW USlast_img read more

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