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5 women win field event titles at NCAA outdoor championship

Adelaide Aquilla of Ohio State won the NCAA women’s outdoor shot put title Thursday night, outperforming Josie Schaefer of Wisconsin by a 62-foot 3 1/4 inch mark in her latest attempt at the newly refurbished Hayward Field

Aquila also won the indoor title in March in Arkansas.

LSU’s Lisa Gunnarsson became the first woman since 2010 to win indoor and outdoor pole vault titles, scoring 14-5 1/4.

Texan Tara Davis also won the long jump title, winning 21-11 3/4.

Cal junior Camryn Rogers broke her collegiate hammer record with a score of 247-9 to defend her title.

Oregon senior Carmela Cardama Baez won the 10,000m in 32: 16.13, giving the Ducks the title in the event for the first time since 1984. A Pac-12 member hadn’t won the event since 2006.

Georgia has won two titles. In the women’s field, Marie-Therese Obst won the javelin at 195-10. For men, Karel Tilga won the indoor decathlon and heptathlon in the same year for the third time in NCAA history. Tilga collected 8,261 points and Michigan’s Ayden Owens finished second with 8,114.

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