Championship performance

Christina Hillman

Big 12 Conference track and field teams are racing the winter storm to Ames, where the league's indoor championships are being held Feb. 22-23 on the Harry Hoak Track in the Lied Center. Events begin at 10 a.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday; a complete schedule is available online. Single-day admission is $7 for adults, $3 for youth; two-day passes are $10 and $5. Pictured: Sophomore Christina Hillman, an all-conference performer at last year's meet, will compete in the weight throw and shot put. The ISU women's team tied for fourth, while the men finished ninth in 2012. Photo courtesy of Iowa State Athletics Communications.