By Angel Vadillo
Staff reporter

The men’s and women’s track and field teams split on March 29 to compete in two different meets. Some of the athletes traveled to Friends University, and the others competed at the Cowley College Invitational in Ark City.

Fifteen Southwestern athletes competed at the Friends Invitational. These are the results of those that competed there.

Men’s 5000 Meters

3. Colton McNinch 15:26.42
7. Trey Bruton 15:53.14
19. Devin Hlavenka 17:54.62

Men’s 4×800 Relay

1. Southwestern “A” 8:00.49
Keegan Gregg, Taylor Parker, Eric Anders, Sam McDaniel

2. Southwestern “B” 8:19.71
Christian Wacker, Nick Warnke, Caleb Jackson, Brandon Hatch

Women’s 5000 Meters

3. Kelsey Buffum 19:48.39
5. Maddie Chapin 20:22.43
7. Wendee Harris 20:31.09
8. Rebecca Gamez 20:46.15


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