Guzman Smashes Hammer Throw School Record

WALNUT, Calif. ? Kentucky senior Gennessa Guzman smashed the women?s hammer throw school record with a heave of 187-01 at the second day of the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., Saturday. Guzman annihilated the previous school record of 182-05 set in 2003 with the regional qualifying toss.

Senior counterpart Nicole Allyn also recorded a regional qualifying heave in the women?s hammer throw with a season-best distance of 179-07. Junior Rachel Kohler competed well for UK in the women?s high jump. Kohler tallied a leap of 5-05 ? to finish fourth at the meet.

The field events squad competes again Sunday beginning at 2:30 p.m. EDT with the men?s shot put and concludes the meet with the men?s high jump at 6 p.m. EDT.