February 19, 2010

Pipers compete at University of Minnesota

Clarence Suttle (Jr., Saint Paul, Minn.) qualified for the finals in the 60-meter dash and placed seventh, sprinting to the finish in 7.13.

Christian Swanberg (Jr., Lindstrom, Minn.) and Christian Willman (Fy., Rosemount, Minn.) each won their heats in the 400-meter dash, Swanberg running a 51.06 and Willman a 51.44 race.

In the mile run, Jack Deichert (So., Golden Valley, Minn.) and Ian Cambell (Jr., Blooming Prairie, Minn.) finished first and second in their section, with Deichert crossing the line in 4:22.10 and Campbell in 4:22.89.

Devin Monson (So., Thompson, N.D.) won his section in the 3000-meter run in 8:49.67. Ellis Richardson (So., Roseville, Minn.) was third in the same section.

Derall King (Jr., Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) met the NCAA provisional mark in the shot put for the fifth straight meet with a put of 16.13 meters (52-11) to finish fifth.

Andrew Schlichting (So., North Oaks, Minn.) bettered his own personal best and improved upon his NCAA provisional mark in the weight throw, tossing it 17.75 meters (58-3).

The Pipers will next compete on Friday, February 26, at Macalester.