Kelly Shatters 38-Year-Old Drake Mile Record At Husker Invite

first_imgDrake Individual Women’s Results60 Meters (Prelims)26. Sophia Jackson, 7.85 60-Meter Hurdles21. Victoria Coombe, 9.00 LINCOLN, Neb. – Drake University senior Kevin Kelly shattered the Drake record in the mile Saturday afternoon with a time of 4:01.47 at the Husker Invitational in Lincoln, Neb. The senior took third in the deep event in which both the first and second place competitors shattered the four-minute mark and broke the meet record. 4×400-Meter Relay11. Crawford, Coombe, Skriver, Mendlik, 4:02.42 Long Jump10. Cloud Masibhera, 22-8 (6.91m) The Bulldogs continue their indoor season next weekend at the Iowa State Classic in Ames, Iowa. Husker InviteFeb. 1-2 – Lincoln, Neb. The women’s squad also had an entry to the record book as Lexie Chapman (Pekin, Ill.) threw a personal best of 44-1.25 (13.44m). That mark was the second-best throw in school history and earned her a 14th place finish in the event.  Drake Individual Men’s Results60 Meters11. Viktor Peka, 6.9324. Aaron Chier, 7.05 400 Meters37. Ellie Mendlik, 1:01.5139. Kristin Skriver, 1:02.2240. Erin Haugh, 1:03.16 800 Meters9. Xavier Lechleitner, 1:53.98 Weight Throw14. Lexie Chapman, 57-6.25 (17.53m)23. Katelyn Williams, 54-1.75 (16.50m) Print Friendly Version Kelly’s time bested the previous record, set in 1981 by Chris Mares, by nearly three seconds. On Friday evening, Rachel Selva continued her strong indoor season with a third-place finish in the 5,000 meters in 17:43.10. Complete Results Pole Vault14. Christina LeMunyon, 11-3.5 (3.44m) 4×400-Meter Relay7. Maguranyanga, Lechleitner, Peka, Malau, 3:17.94 Story Links Shot Put14. Lexie Chapman, 44-1.25 (13.44m)16. Katelyn Williams, 40-0.5 (12.20m) 5,000 Meters3. Rachel Selva, 17:43.10 Mile19. Tess Misgen, 5:08.6426. Lindsey Rowatt, 5:21.7027. Millie Bretl, 5:23.42 Josh Yeager also turned in a top-10 finish in the event with a personal best of 4:09.12. 400 Meters37. Simon Perrotin, 52.40 In the sprints, Kundai Maguranyanga finished second in the 200 meters with a personal best of 21.13. His time is the second fastest in school history and the fastest run by a Bulldog since 1990. 3,000 Meters16. Olivia Rogers, 10:20.2820. Elizabeth Aho, 10:32.0324. MyKaela Cole, 10:44.29 Weight Throw18. Joey Harkins, 54-4 (16.56m) 3,000 Meters28. Joe Romain, 8:59.74 200 Meters30. Mariah Crawford, 25.5840. Sophia Jackson, 26.51 200 Meters3. Kundai Maguranyanga, 21.1324. Aobakwe Malau, 22.0238. Aaron Chier, 23.2340. Angelo Romagne, 23.32 Mile3. Kevin Kelly, 4:01.479. Joshua Yeager, 4:09.1214. Matt Cozine, 4:16.20last_img read more