Polytan Invite Off to Good Start for IU
April 21, 2012
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The Hoosiers started off strong in the home opener Polytan Invitational. The Hoosiers posted five event wins, highlighted by Andy Bayer in the 1,500 meters.
Bayer clocked a time of 3:41.17 to win the 1,500. His time ranks fifth in Division I this season and is tops in the Big Ten. He was followed in by Danny Stockberger in third place with a time of 3:46.14.
Monique Riddick and Kyla Buckley went 1-2 in the hammer throw. Riddick had a winning throw of 53.99m (177-1) and Buckley launched an 18-foot PR of 53.44m (175-4). Buckley's throw is the seventh-best in IU history.
The Polytan Invitational comes to a close on Sunday. For complete coverage of all things IU track and field, stay tuned to IUHoosiers.com.
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