Hawaii junior Alex Porlier Langlois placed 19th in the shot put at Thursday’s NCAA Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
Porlier Langlois had a throw of 15.60 meters (51 feet, 2 1/4 inches) during her second attempt of the day. She recorded a throw of 15.32 (50-3 1/4) on her first attempt. She fouled her third and final attempt to conclude her first national championship appearance.
Southern Illinois freshman Raven Saunders won with a throw of 18.35 (60-2 1/2). She was the only thrower to surpass 18 meters.