Sydney Tencate Earns Top Honor as Cowgirls Finish Second in the ASC Track Championships

Sydney Tencate Earns Top Honor as Cowgirls Finish Second in the ASC Track Championships

ABILENE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' women's track and field team finished second at the American Southwest Conference Championship on Saturday at the HSU Track Complex.

Sydney Tencate won the 5000 meter run with a time of 19:32.70.She also won the 1500 meter run in 5:16.16 to complete her long distance triple crown.  She was also named Outstanding Female Track Athlete of the Year.

The Cowgirls 4 x 100 meter relay consisting of Kalimah Muhammad, Samantha Pennese, Rhea Harris, and Myra Carrion finished second with a time of 50.59.

Justice Lockett finished third in the discus with a throw of 110' 3" (33.62m). She also took home the bronze in the shot put with a throw of 36' 11 ½ " (11.26m). Myra Carrion was the women's pole vaulting champ after she cleared a vault of 11' (3.35m). She finished fourth in the 400 meters with a time of 1:01.95.

In the 100 meter hurdles, Mollie Howard finished as the runner up with a time of 16.63. Paige Lindstrom finished in third with a 17.56. In the 400 meter hurdles, Howard finished with the bronze with a time of 1:11.71.

Harris, Muhammad and Kennedy Connor finished fifth, sixth and seventh in the 100 meter dash. Harris and Carrion finished sixth and seventh in the conference in the 200 meters with a time of 26.57 and a 27.13.

Friday's Recap Tencate won the gold in the 10,000-meter run final with a time of 42:41.69.

Myra Carrion finished second in the women's 400-meter dash prelims with a time of 1:01.78. She also qualified for the finals in the 200 meter dash with a fourth place finish and a time of 26.63.

Rhea Harris, Kalimah Muhammad and Kennedy Connor all qualified for the 100 meter dash finals, finishing fifth, sixth and eighth in the prelims. Harris qualified for the 200 meters as well with a seventh place finish in the prelims.

Paige Lindstrom took home fourth place in the javelin with a throw of 103' 4". Samantha Pennese and Rhea Harris tied for fifth in the long jump with a jump of 16" 3".  Harris finished third in the triple jump with a jump of 34' 4".