Chihuahua’s pitcher Uziel Muñoz won the first place in the shot put in the Cokey/Croft shootout yesterday at the Fuller Track and Field Competition in Lubbock, Texas. , His best shot is 20.43 meters, which is not enough to make them need to tie the ticket to 21.10 points in Tokyo in 2020.
Yesterday, in his first chance, the UACJ students and the natives of Nuevo Casas Grandes scored 19.54 meters. The second time they fouled, this was his third foul attempt, when he registered 20.43.
In the next two throws, the 25-year-old athlete dropped slightly, recording 20.07 and 19.86 meters respectively, and finally in the sixth attempt, he surpassed the 20.00-meter obstacle again with a pole position of 20.32.
With a Mexican bullet record holder of 20.86, Uziel won the “J Fred Duckett Twilight” held at Rice University in Houston a week ago. His score is 20.00 meters, which means that from one week to another, his height has increased by 43 cm.
So far this year, Muñoz’s best performance was in the 53rd Nuevo Leon Cup held at the CARE circuit in Monterey in mid-March. He reached 20.68 meters, setting a new record for this event. .
At the end of March, Uziel participated in the competition at the VAtléticode Pista y Campo Mazatlán conference held in 2021. He won the first place with a score of 20.51 meters.
Muñoz’s coach at the time Juan de Dios Vázquez said: “It has shown good technological progress, which makes us think that we are close to our goal and are moving towards the Olympics. go ahead.
Last December, due to a health emergency, Uziel was almost unable to participate in the competition. Last year he returned to the field competition. He won the 2020 Monterrey Winter Cup and his best throwing result is 20.19 meters.
In that game, Muñoz also threw the set and recorded 60.10 meters, which was much higher than the 56.05 meters he recorded in this game, which was Mexico’s second best result in this game.
Name: Uziel Aarón Muñoz Galarza
Place of birth: Nuevo Casas Grandes
Date of Birth: September 8, 1995
Age: 25 years old
Height: 1.85 m
Weight: 121 kg
Fuller Stadium, Lubbock, Texas
Men’s Bullet Score
Name school distance
1Uzil Muñoz Independence20.43 m
2 Gabriel Oladipo Texas Tech 18.88 m
3 Felipe Valencia Independent Racing 18.04 m
4 Braden Darrow Texas Tech University17.43 m
5 Athan Huelskamp Independent 16.04 m