Stanford,Calif.While the rest of the Indiana track and field team participated in the Florida Relays on Friday, the IU distance runners headed west to take part in the Stanford Invitational. Ashley Groth was the highest finisher for the Hoosiers, as she took 18th-place in the 800-meter ("B" Section) with a time of 2:16.29.
Here are results from Fridays competition:
IU Finishers at Stanford Invitational
5000 Meter 32. Mindy Peterson 17:03.47
67. Lindsay Hattendorf 17:43.79
10000 Meter 21. Jessica Gall 35:14.87
35. Julie Shields 36:52.67
1500 Meter B Sections 36. Kristin Whitezell 4:48.77
800 Meter B Sections 18. Ashley Groth 2:16.29
1500 Meter B Sections 24. Nick Kruse 3:53.83
30. Nathan Purcell 3:54.67
Day two action will get underway on Saturday, March 27 beginning at 11:45 with the mens 3000 meter steeplechase.