Stewart, Thompson, Hinton push Tech to early lead
AMES, Iowa — Shanice Stewart, Natalie Thompson and Kaylee Hinton finished 1-2-3 in the pentathlon, boosting Texas Tech to an early lead on the women’s side at the Big 12 Conference track and field championships.
Stewart, Thompson and Hinton racked up 24 of Tech’s 42 points. The two-day meet started Friday at the Lied Recreation Center on the Iowa State campus.
The three Tech athletes totaled 4,104, 4,028 and 4,026 points, respectively, in the pentathlon, a five-event competition comprising 60-meter hurdles, high jump, shot put, long jump and 800 meters.