Miami keep track of and subject sets documents at Audio Metropolis Challenge, Tiger Paw Invitational

Junior Sierra Oliveira jogging at the Tiger Paw Invitational in Clemson, South Carolina from Feb. 10-11. Photograph credit rating: Miami Athletics

The University of Miami’s monitor and field staff dominated in two unique states this weekend. The length runners raced in Nashville, Tennessee at the Tunes Metropolis Problem, although the sprints and discipline functions went down at the Tiger Paw Invitational in Clemson, South Carolina.

At both equally satisfies, the ‘Canes brought the warmth.

Senior Ayman Zahafi and sophomore Daphnee Lavassas shattered faculty information.

Assistant coach Cody Halsey led the distance runners in Nashville, and resolved Zahafi would run in the men’s one particular-mile celebration for the to start with time in his vocation. Zahafi blew the university record out of the water with a time of 4:05.83.

Halsey was satisfied with the decision to put Zahafi in a new celebration, saying that he thrives in race situations and is very pleased of how he and the crew raced as a complete.

“Ayman handled it brilliantly,” Halsey explained. “I’m genuinely energized about their development and hope to retain that momentum up.”

Lavassas broke the future school history by a whopping 33 seconds, with a time of 16.18.33 for the women’s 5000m.

Also in Nashville, junior Natalie Varela ran a private finest in the women’s a single mile, earning her a No. 5 location on the program’s all-time listing. Her time was 4:50.96, and she concluded just prior to sophomore Elle Mezzio, who ran 4:55.69, a particular ideal.

Mezzio also gained a particular finest in the women’s 3000m, along with a put at No. 5 in the plan historical past for the indoor women’s 3000m.

For the men’s 3000m, Justin Rittenhouse (8:26:66), Enrique Borrego (8:24:00) and Austen Cannon (8:20,92) ran and all raced a personalized greatest, landing them places at No. 2, 3 and 4, respectively, on the all-time indoor software file for this event.

At the Tiger Paw Invitational, graduate student Décio Andrade threw a weight throw for a length of 22.48m, breaking the plan file.

Junior Moriah Oliveira ran in the women’s 400m spring, breaking her particular file with a time of 52.18. This landed her a spot in the best 5 of the program’s all-time indoor 400m party. Junior Blanca Hervas Rodriguez completed just driving Oliveira with a time of 53.75, also a own finest.

Hannah-Sophia Corridor competed in the women’s body weight toss, earning a private finest and breaking the 20m threshold with a ultimate length of 20.84. She also took house next in the shotput with a distance of 16.71m.

The Atlantic Coast Meeting (ACC) Championships are approaching swiftly for these ‘Canes, as they have significantly less than two months prior to heading to Louisville, Kentucky to go head-to-head with the greatest athletes in the ACC to make a location at nationals.