Track & Field Competes At Husker Invitational

first_img LINCOLN, Neb. – A select number of members of the Drake University track and field team made the short trip to Lincoln, Neb., to compete in the Husker Invitational in the Bulldogs’ final tune-up before next week’s Missouri Valley Conference Championship. 1,500 Meters3. Millie Bretl, 4:46.2313. Elizabeth Aho, 4:59.2414. Olivia Rogers, 5:00.89 Xavier Lechleitner (Edgar, Wis.) continued his strong season with a second-place showing in the 1,500 meters in 3:54.46. Drake Individual Women’s Results200 Meters8. Mariah Crawford, 25.34 Discus13. Erik Olson, 96-1 (29.29m) Complete Results Shot Put15. Bryce Lang, 29-10.75 (9.11m) Highlighting the Bulldogs’ afternoon was freshman Maximilian Fridrich (Salzburg, Austria) making his track debut by winning the 3,000 meters in 8:40.02. Fridrich was the MVC Cross Country Freshman of the Year but had yet to race on the oval this season. The bulk of the team returns to competition next weekend at the MVC Championship in Terre Haute, Ind. 3,000 Meters1. Maximilian Fridrich, 8:40.02 Javelin6. Erik Olson, 152-8 (46.53m)10. Blair Barrow, 128-0 (39.02m)11. Jacob Lewis, 127-5 (38.84m) 1,500 Meters2. Xavier Lechleitner, 3:54.469. Kevin Kelly, 4:01.73612. Rylee Miller, 4:06.1917. Joe Romain, 4:12.84 400 Meters11. Kaylen Rettig, 1:04.14 Drake Individual Men’s Results800 Meters9. Michael Cooper, 2:02.4410. Alec Bognar, 2:02.75 800 Meters11. Kenzie Mente, 2:35.45 Story Links 3,000 Meters7. Mykaela Cole, 11:06.04 The women’s 1,500 meters saw a pair of personal bests by Drake freshmen as Millie Bretl (Milwaukee, Wis.) took third in 4:46.23 while Elizabeth Aho (Grayslake, Ill.) was 13th in 4:59.24.  Print Friendly Versionlast_img