Mich. & Napierville, Ill.) Two last-chance meets capped the final week of
the national qualifying period for the Outdoor T&F season. Cornerstone's
men took full advantage earning one more automatic mark.
At the Dr.
Keeler Invitational hosted by North Central College, four men got in their
final tune up races. Zach Yeo placed twelfth in the 400 meters in 49.01. Ryan
Versen ran under the NAIA automatic mark again taking fifth in the 400 meter
hurdles. Adam Duerksen took ninth in 54.56.
lights, Louis Falland had a great race in the 3,000 meter steeplechase,
lowering his PR and bettering his provisional qualifying mark to automatic,
finishing tenth in 9:17.30.
following the steeplechase, came the 4 x 400 meter relay. CU's lead off man,
Eric Schroeder had been nursing a tight hamstring and determined it was better
not to run. The other three men decided to make a go if it and Falland said
he's run the final leg. Versen, Duerksen and Yeo raced with the leaders through
three legs before handing to a very tired Falland. The field swept past Louis
in the first 100 meters, but he ran an amazing 52 second split to finish eighth
day, John Klumpp took seventh in the 400 meter hurdles at the Grand Valley
State University Last Chance meet, running 55.58. Logan Norton finished his
season taking fourth in the pole vault, clearing 14' 5.25".