TULSA, Okla. –
The Missouri State track and field team ties for fourth place (86 points) at ORU Invitational in the second outdoor meet of the 2018 season, here of Saturday. The Bears marked 10 top-five finishes, including three event titles.
takes home event victories in the 1,500-meter and the 5,000-meter. Allen recorded a 4:43.90 run time in the 1,500m, finishing two seconds ahead of the next runner. In the 5K, Allen ran to the result of 17:18.81, marking the second fastest 5K in the Missouri Valley.
, competing in the high jump earned a 1.68-meter leap. Videler's jump sits as the second best in the MVC.
Recording a new career best in the triple jump, Daijha Heron
finished in second place with a 12.36 leap.
Finishing in third place in their respective events; Divian Henry in the 400-meter dash (24.80), Grace Breiten
in the 1,500-meter run (4:45.14) marking a new PR, and the 4x100-meter relay (46.65) teamed by Asha Cave
, Henry, Marissa Kurtimah
and Taryn Smiley
Smiley also added a fourth place finish in the 200-meter dash with a 24.80 time.
earned a 3,000-meter steeple chase time of 11:11.13 to finish in fifth place, while Sidne' Williamson
earned a new personal record and a fifth place finish in the long jump (5:81m).
Missouri State will take a two week break before traveling to Fayetteville, Ark for the John McDonnell Invitational April 13-14.
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