Men's Track

    Kyle Posts IU's Second Fastest Time in the 10K at Mt. SAC Relays

    Go Hoosiers! Sophomore Jordan Kyle has qualified for regional competition in two events so far this season.
    Go Hoosiers!
    Sophomore Jordan Kyle has qualified for regional competition in two events so far this season.
    Go Hoosiers!

    April 14, 2007

    WALNUT, Calif. - Sophomore Jordan Kyle clocked a personal-best 29:14.01, the second fastest 10,000-meter time in IU history, as a group of the Indiana distance corp competed at the Mt. SAC Relays on Friday, April 13, at the Hilmer Lodge Stadium in Walnut, Calif.

    Kyle placed 11th overall with a time that provisionally qualified him for the NCAA Outdoor Championships on June 7-9, in Sacramento, Calif. He has already qualified for the NCAA Mideast Regional meet in the 5,000-meter run, which will be held in Columbia, Mo., on May 25-26.

    Sophomore Mark Fruin, who also posted a personal best with a time of 29:55.28 for 24th place. Fruin's time is also the seventh-fastest all-time in the IU record book. Freshman Tim McLeod also competed in the 10K and clocked a personal-best 30:02.62 for 27th place. McLeod's time is ranked eighth all-time in Hoosier lore.

    Senior Marcus Aguilar posted a time of 9:11.72 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase for sixth place.

    Redshirt freshman Tyler McCreary and junior Brennon Plotner are scheduled to run the invitational mile on Saturday, April 14, at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational at 5:20 p.m. ET.

     

     

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