CRETE, Neb. – Kansas Wesleyan Indoor Track saw more records set at the Scott Nisely Memorial Classic at Fuhrer Field House, hosted by Doane University.
Mark Benjamin (SO/Houston, Texas) set another school record in the 200m, running a 22.76, finished third in the event.
Cole Parker (SR/Corning, Calif.) set a new school record in the shot put. His mark of 15.06m earned him a fourth place finish in the event.
The Coyotes had several other strong performances in the meet.
Benjamin also won the 60m dash, running a 6.92 in the finals. He was the lone qualifier for the finals for the Coyotes. Eryk Kyser (JR/Caney, Kan.) placed 28th in the preliminaries with a time of 7.39, Darius Archuleta (SO/Liberal, Kan.) was 32nd with a time of 7.47, Tyler Fontenot (FR/Houston, Texas) was 41st with a time of 7.716, Kamal Murphy was 42nd with a time of 7.718 and Daren Hawkins was 43rd with a time of 7.75.
Ty Davidson (SO/Lakin, Kan.) finished second in the 600m with a time of 1:25.10.
Austin Hess (JR/Garden City, Kan.) finished second in the 3000m run with a time of 9:02.07. Shane Calvin (JR/Lakin, Kan.) was fourth in 9:12.84, Cisco Alvarez (SO/Colorado Springs, Colo.) was eighth in 9:20.95, Jake Cruz (FR/Pasadena, Texas) was 11th in 9:26.66 and Remington Wiseman (FR/Howard, Kan.) was 44th in 11:23.59.
Will Griffith was fifth in the 1000m with a time of 2:42.04.
Nicole Holaday (SR/Gove, Kan.) finished 12th in the weight throw with a mark of 14.21m, Jaci Carter (FR/Beloit, Kan.) was 26th with a mark of 12.18m, and Brooklyn Sloane (FR/Hill City, Kan.) was 37th with a mark of 9.25m.
In the women’s 400m, Grace Pearson (FR/Cypress, Texas) placed 13th with a time of 66.11, Tamayia Washington (SO/Manhattan, Kan.) was 15th with a time of 66.81, Grayce Tankersley (FR/Hillsboro, Kan.) was 19th with a time of 68.32 and Bailey Mann (SO/Ferris, Texas) was 22nd with a time of 69.97.
Conner LaRosa (SO/Herington, Kan.) finished 13th in the 400m with a time of 54.79 seconds. Tyker Fontenot finished 29th with a time of 1:10.07.
Cole Parker finished 15th in the weight throw with a mark of 14.14m, Cody Flax (JR/Culver, Kan.) was 16th with a mark of 14.11m, Keegan Lott (FR/Horton, Kan.) was 24th with a mark of 13.12m, Simeon Faagai (JR/Ponca City, Okla.) was 27th with a mark of 13.12m, and Jonathan Calzada was 33rd with a mark of 12.06m.
In the women’s 1000m, Regan Rhodes (SR/Mullinville, Kan.) was 16th with a time of 3:39.84.
Grayce Tankersley finished 17th in the long jump with a mark of 4.13m.
Also in the men’s 200m, Conner LaRosa finished 20th with a time of 24.78. Kamal Murphy was 24th with a time of 25.24, and Daren Hawkins was 26th with a time of 25.63.
The Coyotes are back in action next weekend at the Concordia Polar Dog Invite at Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska.