AUSTIN — Freshman Athing Mu set a school record in the 1,500 meter, but both Texas A&M track and field teams fell short in its dual meet against Texas on Saturday at the Mike A. Myers Stadium.
The men’s team lost 113-90 to the Longhorns, while the women came up short at 125-78.
Mu took the 1,500 title with a school record time of 4:16.06 and Tyra Gittens recorded 1.90m/6-2.75 in the high jump to rank second on A&M’s all-time indoor list. The Aggies racked up 18 personal bests and six all-time A&M top 12 marks in the meet with both men’s and women’s teams earning wins in the 4x400 relays.
A&M will host its first outdoor meet starting Friday and going through Saturday at E.B. Cushing Stadium.