The second day of the Southland Outdoor Championship saw several notable performances from the SHSU track and field team.

Morgan Davis entered the second day of the heptathlon in third place but used three season best efforts in the long jump, javelin and 800 meters to finish the event in second.
The senior's 5,149 point performance in the event was the third best in SHSU history. Davis earned eight points for the Bearkats by taking second.

Jenny Zoch also scored for the Kats on day two of the championships. She threw 47-4.25 for a fourth place finish in the shot put and five points. It was the second event in which Zoch has scored in championships. On Friday Zoch took fifth in the hammer throw.

Sara Collazos earned a fifth place finish in the 3,000 meter steeplechase and four points for SHSU. Collazos ran a personal record of 11:16.61 and the senior now stands as third fastest woman ever to run the event for Sam Houston.

Alyssa Dooley qualified for the finals in the 1,500 meter and 800 meter runs. Her time of 4:34.54 in the 1,500 was the fastest time in the preliminary run.

For the men, Preston Sanders took third place in the shot put with a season best throw of 57-1.5, earning six points for the Kats. In the men's decathlon Ryan Oakes took seventh place with a season best performance of 5,877 points.

Sam Houston also performed well in the preliminaries of the running events. The Kats placed the most competitors in the 400 meter dash. DJ Hayes ran the fastest time of the preliminaries (46.77) and Jesse Martinez and Trey Jones also qualified for the final.

Jarrick Wright ran two personal bests to reach the finals of the 100 and 200 meter dashes. He ran 10.47 in the 100 meter and 21.23 in the 200 meter. Henry Jordan also qualified for the final of the 100 meter with a time of 10.55.

Matthew Viverette also qualified for the finals of multiple events. He will run for the Bearkats in 110 and 400 meter hurdles today.

The Outdoor Championships will be completed Sunday. For live results visit

Event Athlete Finish  Mark
Shot put Preston Sanders 3rd 57' 1.5"
Hammer Trevor Sealy 3rd 185' 11"
  Alonzo Mitchell 10th 155' 5"
100m dash Jarrick Wright Q3 10.47
  Henry Jordan Q5 10.55
  Matt Muegeler 12th 10.66
400m dash D. J. Hayes Q1 46.77
  Trey Jones Q6 48.11
  Jesse Martinez Q8 47.97
  Brian Helaire 19th 49.54
800m run Freddy Arellano 11th 1:53.87
110m hurdles Matt Viverette Q3 14.30
400m hurdles Matt Viverette Q3 53.59
Decathlon Ryan Oakes 7th 5,877
    100m dash 3rd 11.33
    Long jump 8th 19' 4.0"
    Shot put 5th 35' 0.5"
    High jump 9th 5' 5.25"
    400m dash 2nd 51.32
    110m hurdles 10th 18.42
    Discus 5th 109' 4"
    Pole vault 2nd 15' 1"
    Javelin 9th 132' 8"
    1500 meters 7th 5:14.68
Event Athlete Rank Mark
Shot put Jenny Zoch 4th 47' 4.25"
  Adrienne Quillin 12th 42' 1.25"
Hammer Jenny Zoch 5th 167' 5"
Triple jump      
Long jump Ambra McCuin 17th 18' 17.25"
  Sunday Foster 23rd 17' 9.75"
400m dash Tonicia Wimberly 15th 57.21
800m dash Alyssa Dooley 8th 2:13.49
  Amanda Dunlap 16th 2:18.59
  Monique McMichael 20th 2:18.59
3000m steeplechase Sara Collazos 5th 11:16.61
100m hurdles Allyson Pettit 9th 14.41
  Britny Biles 11th 14:49
  Morgan Davis 12th 14:54
Hepthalon Morgan Davis 4th 4,521
  Danielle Ordonez 13th 3,857
  Emily Erickson 15th 3,313
  Courtney Lueders 17th 3,232
Hepthalon Morgan Davis 2nd 5149
    100m hurdles 3rd 14.37
    Long jump 5th 5' 2.5"
    Shot put 3rd 37' 7.75"
    High jump 2nd 25.17
    Long jump 4th 18' 0.25"
    Javelin 4th 109' 1"
    800 meters 3rd 2:24.31
  Allyson Pettit 9th 4568
    100m hurdles 4th 14.39
    Long jump 11th 5' 0.25"
    Shot put 11th 31' 10"
    High jump 10 26.75
    Long jump 5th 17' 9"
    Javelin 10th 85' 0"
    800 meters 8th 2:31.58