Lawson Wins Long Jump at Missouri's Tom Botts Invitational
April 13, 2007
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Senior Kiwan Lawson recorded a first place finish in the long jump as the Indiana track and field team competed at the Tom Botts Invitational, hosted by the University of Missouri at Audrey J. Walton Stadium in Columbia, Mo., on Friday, April 13.
Lawson led the way with a mark of 7.18 meters for the top spot in the long jump. He was followed by juniors Tyler Skelton with a third-place mark of 6.72 meters and Devin Moore, who placed fourth with a leap of 6.35 meters.
"We had some solid performances in not so favorable weather conditions," IU interim head men's track and field coach Wayne Pate said. "We are looking forward to tomorrow and hopefully dominating some more events."
The Hoosiers return to action tomorrow at the Tom Botts Invitational at 3 p.m. ET with the 4x100-meter relay race. Field events begin at 2 p.m. with the pole vault.
For complete meet results and recap of the Tom Botts Invitational, visit IUHOOSIERS.com.
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