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@HerdTFXC Prepares for Conference USA Championships

Antonique Butler is scheduled to compete in the triple jump Sunday
May 10, 2017

Championship Central | Meet Schedule | Performance List

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.—The Marshall University track and field team heads to El Paso, Texas for the 2017 Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The meet takes place at Kidd Field-Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas-El Paso.

The four day meet begins Thursday at 4:45 ET with the beginning of the multi-event heptathlon. Live results and video stream can be found at the “championship central” link at the top of the page, or here.

A full performance list can be found here. Below is a list of scheduled competitors for Marshall. All times listed are in Eastern Time.


Heptathlon (4:45 p.m.--Continues Friday at 6:30 p.m.) Sarah Bever, Torie Derrow


Hammer Throw (12:00 p.m.) Hasana Clark, Mercedes Dowell, Ericka Budd




(Field Events)

Discus Throw (3:00 p.m.) Elena Marchand

Long Jump (5:30 p.m.) Lauren George

(Running Events—Prelims with finals taking place Sunday unless noted otherwise)

1500 Meter Prelims (7:00 p.m.) Taylor Craigo, Madeline Armstrong, Meagen Carter, Samantha Graffius

100 Meter Hurdles Prelims (7:35 p.m.) Safiyyah Mitchell, Hannah Carreon, Danielle Wright

400 Meter Prelims (8:10 p.m.) Danere’a White, Breanna Hargrove

100 Meter Prelims (8:45 p.m.) Hope Julmiste, Kametra Byrd, Kayla Haywood

800 Meter Prelims (9:20 p.m.) Barkley Castro, Mary Zulauf

400 Meter Hurdles Prelims (9:50 p.m.) Christianna Dogan

200 Meter Prelims (10:25 p.m.) Andrea Chidester

3000 Meter Steeplechase Final (11:00 p.m.) Andrea Porter


(Field Events)

Triple Jump (5:00 p.m.) Antonique Butler, Denisha West

Javelin Throw (5:00 p.m.) Alexis Montes, Heidi Heiniger, Torie Derrow

High Jump (7:30 p.m.) Sarah Bever, Torie Derrow

Shot Put (7:30 p.m.) Elena Marchand, Hasana Clark, Ericka Budd

(Running Events—Potential Qualifiers for finals from Saturday’s prelims not listed)

4x100 Meter Relay Final (6:30 p.m.) Team of Kametra Byrd, Hope Julmiste, Safiyyah Mitchell, Kayla Haywood

5,000 Meter Final (8:50 p.m.) Meagen Carter, Andrea Porter, Samantha Graffius, Taylor Craigo

4x400 Meter Relay Final (9:45 p.m.) Team of Christianna Dogan, Breanna Hargrove, Safiyyah Mitchell, Danere’a White

“The girls are super excited to be headed to El Paso, Texas for the Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships,” head coach Jeff Small said. “They are looking forward to competing in a historic stadium with great weather against some of the greatest track and field athletes in the world.”

Follow the team on Twitter @HerdTFXC for coverage all weekend long as the team travels to and competes in El Paso, Texas for the Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. #OneHerd