UConn Track & Field Competes in Two Events on the Weekend – University of Connecticut Athletics – UConn Huskies

VT Classic Results | UConn Multi-Event Challenge

STORRS, Conn. – The UConn track & field program had student-athletes competing at home in Storrs and on the road at the Virginia Tech Classic this weekend.

At the Virigina Tech Challenge, the Huskies had athletes competing in the men’s and women’s 400 meters and the women’s long jump.  On Friday night, senior Taylor Woods (Marlboro, Md.) finished second in the event with a best jump of 5.91 meters (19’4.75″).

In the women’s 400 meters, junior Shanelle Colmon (East Brunswick, N.J.) finished second in the finals, clocking in at 55.48 to post a new personal best.

For the men, the Huskies finished 1-2 in the 400 meters as junior Noah Woodman (Hampstead, N.H.) took the top-spot in a with a new PR time of 47.11 and classmate Wellington Ventura (Cresskill, N.J.) was