Patterson wins NCAA high jump

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The University of Arizona’s women track and field team had their best finish at the NCAA Indoor Championships since 2002 this weekend, finishing 15th overall at the Randal Tyson Center in Fayetteville, Ark.

Liz Patterson won the second national high jump title of her career Friday afternoon, finishing with a winning clearance of 1.93m (6-4) to defeat Hawaii’s Amber Kaufmann.

Kaufmann was perfect on her attempts through 1.90m (6-2