At Saturday’s LSU Alumni Gold meet Saturday in Baton Rouge, LA, a meet full of Olympic medalists, Texas State performers won three events.
Allis Saunders made a triple jump of 12.12 meters (39-09.25) to take first at the LSU Alumni Gold and put up a result that is the third best in the Western Athletic Conference. Kelsey Titzman won the shot put with a throw of 15.70 meters (51-06.55) and Tina Valenzuela took first in the long jump with a distance of 5.82 meters (19-01.25), just short of her personal record 5.83 meters.
Jalisa Hall finished second in the hammer throw at 57.87 meters (189-10) to put her first place in the WAC. Briana Sharp finished second in the “B” group of the 800-meter runners with a time of 2:09.31, fourth in the WAC
Freshman Dasha Tsema finished third in the discus at 46.84 meters (153-08). Jessica Thomas finished third in the long jump at 5.66 meters (18-07.00).Email | Print