NCAA South Central Regional Next For Cougars

NCAA South Central Regional Next For Cougars
Cross heads to Fayetteville, Ark., for regional meet

Houston’s top-2 finishers on the women’s side will each be in action on Friday when Selena Sierra and Maddie Brown enter the course. Sierra has been the top finisher in five different events this season, including a second-place finish in the season opener at the SFA Lumberjack Preview and an 11th-place finish at the Rice Invitational the following week. Brown won the HBU Invitation midway through the season when she finished the 5,000-meter race in 18:06.04.

The men will send three individuals to compete in the 10,000-meter race on Friday. G.J. Reyna will be in action for the Cougars after pacing the team in all five of the meets he competed in during 2016. Reyna finished in the top-10 in back-to-back weeks placing eighth at the SFA Lumberjack Preview and ninth the following week at the Rice Invitational. Matthew Parmley and Kody Anderson will also compete for the Cougars in the regional.

Cougar Season Wraps at NCAA Regionals
Women take 11th as Sierra, Reyna finish as top Cougars in final race

Women’s Individual
40. Selena Sierra, 21:52.2
62. Jennifer Dunlap, 22:41.3
66. Emely Morgado, 22:44.8
72. Maddie Brown, 22:53.0
94. Nikita Prasad, 23:34.4
100. Kristin Powell, 23:47.9
119. Maria Gonzales, 24:13.0

Women’s Team

  1. Arkansas, 48 points
  2. Baylor, 62 points
  3. Rice, 93 points
  4. Texas, 108 points
  5. SMU, 109 points
  6. TCU, 176 points
  7. Texas A&M, 209 points
  8. Stephen F. Austin, 250 points
  9. Tulane, 282 points
  10. UT Rio Grande Valley, 316 points
    11. Houston, 319 points
  11. North Texas 354 points
  12. Sam Houston State, 357 points
  13. Lamar, 357 points
  14. McNeese, 405 points
  15. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, 428 points
  16. Arkansas State 451 points
  17. UT Arlington, 465 points
  18. UTSA, 481 points
  19. Houston Baptist, 577 points

Men’s Individual
51. GJ Reyna, 32:01.7
96. Matt Parmley, 33:10.3
99. Kody Anderson, 33:17.8