BOISE, Idaho Christa Avena took first in the mile (5:00.12) and knocked six seconds off her personal record on day two of the Bronco Invitational hosted by Boise State. Avena finished over four seconds ahead of the second place finisher. Mandy Russ finished seventh in the mile, running a 5:16.11.
Jessica McBurney, Cortney Beasley and Amanda Gentry finished fourth through sixth in the high jump (1.58). The Pack jumpers also found success in the triple jump with Aurelia Houston finishing fifth in the triple jump (11.18m).
Alicia Echevarria set a personal record in the pole vault (11’9.75) which moved her into seventh on Nevada’s all-time pole vault list.
Nevada will compete in the Husky Classic on Feb. 16 and will compete in the University of Washington Open Meet on Feb. 17 in preparations for the WAC Championships Feb. 26 March 1 in Boise, Idaho.