Van Der Els and Thompson will compete at Junior Pan American Games.
Sunday is highlighted by four Huskies in top eight of triple jump.
Huskies and Houston are only teams that have won conference titles.
Huskies took part in historic meet at Franklin Field.
Huskies conclude Columbia East-West Challenge Saturday
• Finished third in the triple jump at the American Athletic Conference championship at 50 feet, 1.75 inches and was ninth in the long jump at 23 feet, 10 inches
• Was fifth in the triple jump at the UConn Northeast Challenge in 48 feet, two inches and was eighth in the long jump at 22 feet, seven inches
• Was third in the triple jump at the Penn Challenge at 45 feet, 1.75 inches
• Was sixth in the long jump at the Miami Hurricane Alumni Invitational at 22 feet, 3.5 inches
INDOORS 2017 (FRESHMAN)
• Was eight in the long jump at the IC4As in 22 feet, nine inches
• Was seventh in the long jump (23 feet, 8.25 inches) and eight in the triple jump (47 feet, 5.25 inches) at the American championship
• Was sixth in the triple jump at the Crimson Elite in 47 feet, one inch
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