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Several top finishes for Mt. SAC women's team highlight RCC Open

(Riverside, CA) The Mt. SAC women's track and field team was represented well at the 2019 Riverside City College Open on Friday, March 15, with top performances by several athletes.

First-place finishes for the Mounties included Terra Valadez (14.47 seconds) in the 100-meter hurdles, Kayla Rodriguez (1:05.51) in the 400-meter hurdles, and Darla Gonzalez (3.96 meters) in the pole vault.

Valadez also finished second in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:05.78, while Amy Campos and Mayara De Souza tied for second in the pole vault at 3.50 meters.

In the 3,000-meter run, Rebecca Ruiz turned in a time of 10:54.48, finishing second in the event.

Mt. SAC's relay teams fared well at the meet, as well. In the 4x100-meter relay, the team of Rodriguez, Jasmine Garcia, Maia Harvey, and Valadez turned in a time of 49.19 seconds, good enough for second place. The 4x400-meter relay team of Rodriguez, Valadez, Garcia, and Elizabeth Chidester clocked in at 4:13.15 for a third-place finish.

Garcia and Rodriguez also finished in third and fourth place, respectively, in the 100-meter hurdles with times of 15.68 and 15.94 seconds, also respectively.

The Mounties will return to action at the UC Riverside Multis on Thursday and Friday, March 21-22, at UC Riverside.

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