Historic Final Day Of 2018 NCAA DI Indoor T&F Championships

COLLEGE STATION, Texas The 2018 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships might go down as the greatest indoor meet in history.

Why?

We’ll just let these numbers speak for themselves.

WORLD RECORDS (2)

Men’s 400 Meters

Michael Norman, Southern California, 44.52
(old: Kerron Clement (USA), Florida, 44.57, 2005)

Men’s 4×400 Relay

Texas A&M (USA), 3:01.39
Ilolo Izu 46.56, Robert Grant 44.84, Devin Dixon 45.48, Mylik Kerley 44.52
(old: 3:01.77, Poland, 2018 IAAF WC)

Southern California (INT), 3:00.77* (all-time world best)
Zach Shinnick 46.24, Rai Benjamin 44.35, Ricky Morgan Jr. 45.67, Michael Norman 44.52

WORLD U20 RECORDS (2)

Women’s 400 Meters

Sydney McLaughlin (USA), Kentucky, 50.36
(old: McLaughlin, 50.52, 2018 SEC)

Women’s 60 Meter Hurdles

Tara Davis (USA), Georgia, 7.98
(old: Klaudia Siciarz (POL), 8.00, 2017)   

AMERICAN RECORDS (4)

Men’s 200 Meters

Elijah Hall, Houston, 20.02
(old: Wallace Spearmon, Arkansas, 20.10, 2005)

Men’s 400 Meters

Michael Norman, Southern California, 44.52
(old: Kerron Clement, Florida, 44.57, 2005)             

Men’s 4×400 Relay

Texas A&M, 3:01.39
(old: Clement, Spearmon, Williamson, Wariner, 3:01.96, 2006

Women’s 400 Meters

Kendall Ellis, Southern Califoria, 50.34
(old: Phyllis Francis, Oregon, 50.46A, 2014 NCAA meet)

COLLEGIATE RECORDS (6)

Men’s 200 Meters

Elijah Hall, Houston, 20.02
(old: Wallace Spearmon, Arkansas, 20.10, 2005)

Men’s 400 Meters

Michael Norman, Southern California, 44.52
(old: Kerron Clement, Florida, 44.57, 2005 NCAA meet)

Men’s 4×400 Relay

Southern California, 3:00.77
(old: Southern California, 3:01.98, 2018)

Women’s 60 Meters

Aleia Hobbs, LSU, 7.07 (low-altitude collegiate record)
(equals: Hannah Cunliffe, Oregon, 7.07A, 2017)

Women’s 200 Meters

Gabrielle Thomas, Harvard, 22.38
(old: Bianca Knight, Texas, 22.40, 2008 NCAA meet)

Women’s 400 Meters

Kendall Ellis, Southern Califoria, 50.34
(old: Phyllis Francis, Oregon, 50.46A, 2014 NCAA meet)

CHAMPIONSHIP MEET RECORDS (9)

Men’s 200 Meters

Elijah Hall, Houston, 20.02
(old: Wallace Spearmon, Arkansas, 20.10, 2005)

Men’s 400 Meters

Michael Norman, Southern California, 44.52
(old: Kerron Clement, Florida, 44.57, 2005)

Men’s 800 Meters

Michael Saruni, UTEP, 1:45.15
(old: Patrick Nduwimana, Arizona, 1:45.33, 2001)

Men’s 4×400 Relay

Southern California, 3:00.77
(old: Texas A&M, 3:02.80, 2017)             

Women’s 60 Meters

Aleia Hobbs, LSU, 7.07 (low-altitude collegiate record)
(equals: LaKya Brookins, South Carolina, 7.09, 2011)

Women’s 200 Meters

Gabrielle Thomas, Harvard, 22.38
(old: Bianca Knight, Texas, 22.40, 2008 NCAA meet)

Women’s 400 Meters

Kendall Ellis, Southern Califoria, 50.34
(old: Phyllis Francis, Oregon, 50.46A, 2014 NCAA meet)

Women’s Pole Vault

Alexis Jacobus, Arkansas, 4.66/15-3½
(old: Jacobus [Weeks], 4.63/15-2¼, 2016)

Women’s Triple Jump

Keturah Orji, Georgia, 14.27/46-10
(old: Suzette Lee, LSU, 14.25/46-9, 1997)