Thursday, April 6, 2017
by Wes Bloomquist ||

TYLER – The UT Tyler Track and Field programs will compete at the SFA Skechers Performance Carl Knight Invitational on Friday and Saturday at the Fletcher-Garner Track in Nacogdoches. The Patriots will be represented by 19 men and 15 women at the event that begins at 4 p.m. on Friday with the Javelin, Pole Vault and Long Jump and the Distance Carnival beginning at 6:30 p.m. with the 1,500 meters. Competition begins at 9 a.m. on Saturday with the Hammer and Triple Jump and running events will start at 1:30 p.m. with the 4x100 being the first event.

Below is a list of UT Tyler athletes and the events they will be competing at in the SFA event against Dallas Baptist, Southern Arkansas, Rice, Louisiana-Monroe, Louisiana Tech, Sam Houston, Central Arkansas, ETBU and Southwestern. 


Caitlyn Pruett (1,500, 800)

Michaela Heys (Steeplechase, 400 hurdles, Javelin)

Rachel Willis (5,000)

Daevonna Goudeau (4x100, 100, 200)

Daina Wilde (4x100, Long Jump)

Courtney Smith (4x100, 800)

Tristin Salem (4x100, 800)

Ashton Hawkins (100, 200)

Lexie Petty (Javelin)

Sydney Makowski (Shot Put)

Emma Snyder (Shot Put, Hammer, Discus)

Victoria Nix (Pole Vault)

Lauren Knight (Pole Vault)

Lexie Petty (Hammer)

Whitney Simmons (Hammer, Discus)



Shafen Borah (1,500, 800, 4x400)

Justin Tokus (1,500)

Dylan Stegall (1,500)

Quinton Bryson (Steeplechase, 800)

Erik Sanchez (Steeplechase, 800)

Will McIlroy (5,000, 800, 4x400)

Jordan Grubb (400, 200)

Zach Richardson (400)

Sebastian Delgado (100, 200)

Ricky Hall (100, 200, 4x400)

Logan Houser (800, 4x400)

Daniel Juren (400 hurdles, 4x400)

Zach Richardson (200, 4x400, Long Jump)

Matt Godwin (Javelin, 4x400)

Nikelas Simmons (Javelin, Hammer)

Joseph Ruiz (Javelin)

Jesse Navarro (Javelin)

Austin Warren (Shot Put, Discus)

Matthew Roe (Shot Put, Hammer)