VCU OPENS 2019 INDOOR SEASON AT THE VIRGINIA TECH INVITATIONAL

Meet: Virginia Tech Invitational
Location: Blacksburg, Va.
Results:  Virginia Tech Invitational (Day One) (Day Two)

The Short Story: VCU's Men's Track & Field team opened their 2019 Indoor season with a solid showing at the Virginia Tech Invitational this weekend.

How It Happened (Day One)

  • Senior Bashir Idris set a new personal record and placed third in the Triple Jump on Friday, posting a leap of 14.92m.
  • Sophomore Will Schwartz earned a third place finish and set a new personal record in the Weight Throw, recording a toss of 17.80m.
  • Junior Ian Davis finished third in the 60M Hurdles, recording a new personal best time of 8.04. Freshman Daiqwaun Faircloth also qualified for the 60M Hurdles Finals, where he placed seventh.
  • Freshman Emmanuel Waller set a new personal best and earned a fifth place finish in the 500M, posting a time of 1:07.52 on Friday.
  • Juniors Lucas Sidle and Bryce Catlett earned sixth and eighth place finishes respectively in the 3000M. Sidle posted a time of 8:52.58 which set a new personal record, while Catlett posted a time of 8:56.96.

How It Happened (Day Two)

What's Next

The Rams will be back in action on Friday, Jan. 18 when they travel to Lexington, Va. for the VMI Keydet Invitational.