Short Bests Marks Again
Feb. 13, 2011
Flagstaff, Ariz. -
Ciara Short again broke her own school indoor records in winning the 400 and placing second in the 200 at the NAU Open Indoor Track and Field Meet Saturday.
Short won the 400 in 53.80, knocking .09 seconds off her previous best effort. In the 200 she finished behind Leslie Cole of Team Nike (23.55) in a time of 23.85, bettering her record of 24.06 by .21 seconds. Fullerton's Katie Wilson was seventh in the 200 in 25.44 and fourth in the 400 in 56.44.
Teammate Lauren Williams ran second in the 60 meter hurldes in 8.63 seconds, trailiinng Shaye Maurer of Southern Utah in 8.60.
Short and Williams teamed up with Wilson and Krizia Apelar for a time of 3:57.03 to finish third in the 4x400 relay behind UNLV and Southern Utah.