Arkansas alum Andrew Irwin produced a season best of 18-10 ¼ (5.75) in placing sixth among a field of 12 at the U.S. Olympic Trials during the fourth day of competition at Hayward Field, which saw temperatures reach into the mid-90s during the Monday afternoon competition.
Arkansas alums Nikki Hiltz and Taylor Werner each raced in a final on the fourth day of the U.S. Olympic Trials on Monday at Hayward Field. Werner placed 11th in the 5,000m while Hiltz finished 13th in the 1,500m.
Razorback junior Markus Ballengee produced another set of stellar performances during the second day of the decathlon at the U.S. Olympic Trials to break the Arkansas school record in becoming the first Razorback to ever score over 8,000 points.Decathlon results U.S. Olympic Trials - Day 3 Results U.S. Olympic Trials - Day 4 start list
Clocking three times this weekend that were better than her previous career best earned Arkansas alum Payton Chadwick a place in the Olympic Trials 100m hurdles final as she finished seventh in 12.66 seconds at Hayward Field on Sunday evening.U.S. Olympic Trials - Day 3 results U.S. Olympic Trials - Day 4 start lists
Three Arkansas alums advanced during the second day of the U.S. Olympic Trials held at Hayward Field on Saturday. Nikki Hiltz qualified for the 1,500m final while career best times in the 100m hurdles had Taliyah Brooks and Payton Chadwick moving on to the semifinal.U.S. Olympic Trials - Day 3 start list Day 2 results
Arkansas alum Hunter Woodhall qualified for the Tokyo Paralympics in two events this weekend during the U.S. Paralympic Team Trials. Woodhall won the 400m and finished runner-up in the 100m.