Both advancers previously won Big West Conference titles in their respective events
Aggie senior finished sixth among 48 runners in first round
Top placers will advance to national finals at Oregon (June 7-10)
Okoroike (triple jump) and Redick (400 hurdles) make third career NCAA postseason appearances
UC Davis adds four individual champs, women place second in team standings
|Shot Put||13.95m (45' 9.25")||Beach Invitational||4/15/17|
|Discus||51.37m (168' 8")||Big West Track & Field Championships||5/12 - 5/13/17|
|Hammer||55.42m (181' 10")||Big West Track & Field Championships||5/12 - 5/13/17|
2017: NCAA West Regional qualifier in the discus... Threw an incredible 10-feet PR in the discus at the Big West Championships to finish fourth (168-6)... Also improved her hammer throw best to place sixth (181-10)... Both marks were good for No.4 all-time in UC Davis history, while her 45-9.25 in the shot put from Beach Invitational was No.8... One of only two throwers to rank among the school's top-10 in the shot, discus, and hammer... Finished in the top-three in the discus at five different competitions... Won the shot put at Cal Opener.
2016: Posted PRs in the shot put (44-9.75), discus (159-1), and hammer throw (172-1)... Qualified for the Conference Championships in all three events... Claimed her first collegiate victory in the discus at the Mondo Team Challenge... Also won the event at the Causeway Classic... Finished in the top-three at six of the nine meets she competed at.
2015: Qualified for the Big West Championships in the discus where she finished 11th... Threw a big PR of 151-10 to placed third at the Stanford Invitational... Also picked up top-three finishes at Aggie Open (144-8) and Causeway Classic (145-8).
2014: Member of Aggies' throwing squad, posting season-best marks of 35-5.75 in the shot put, 137-08 in the discus and 141-05 in the hammer throw... Was fifth in the discus at the SFSU Distance Carnival.
CLOVIS WEST HS '13: Four-year member of varsity track and field squad, specializing in both the shot put and discus... Was member of Clovis West HS team that captured a section championship in 2012... Also played a season with the basketball team... Honor roll distinction.
PERSONAL: Born in Bakersfield, Calif... Majoring in animal science... Parents are Henry Dutra and Kelly Fairless... Has career goals to be a veterinarian... Best advice she's received is to "never take yourself seriously".