Distance runner Millie Howard competed at the 2017 NCAA Track & Field East Preliminary Championships on Thursday in Kentucky.
Freshman distance runner Millie Howard’s third-place finish in the 800-meter highlighted the Owls’ performance at the 2017 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Houston.
The senior jumper has the Penn Relays and the conference championships to accomplish her goal.
Tramaine Ellison, a track & field assistant coach, used to compete on the team in the early 2000s.
Senior sprinter Kenya Gaston placed second in the 400-meter on Saturday in Towson, Maryland.
Cortlyn Raynes transferred from Ithaca College to compete at the D-I level.
Temple competed at the two-day event held at the College of William & Mary on Friday and Saturday.
Jazmyne Williams didn’t plan to run track in college until a chance meeting with coach Elvis Forde.
The team competed at its first event of the outdoor season on Friday and Saturday in Oxford, Mississippi.
Sophomore distance runner Katie Leisher broke the program record in the 5,000 but Temple only finished ahead of South Florida at Friday and Saturday's American Athletic Conference indoor meet in Birmingham, Alabama.