Brent Nelson (Sr., New London, Minn.) took home the win in the
200-meter dash in 22.97 while Christian Swanberg (Jr., Lindstrom, Minn.)
was second in the event in 23.04.
Andy Marnach (Sr., Hokah, Minn.) and Nelson placed one-two in the
400-meter dash, as Marnach set a meet record with a run of 50.49 and
Nelson finished in 50.52.
Jamison Hull (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) was the winner of the 1000-meter run, also in meet record time, in 2:36.67.
Ian Campbell's (So., Blooming Prairie, Minn.) first-place run in the
mile was also a meet record in 4:21.62. Pipers also took the second
through fifth place finishes in the mile. Jack Deichert (Sr., Golden
Valley, Minn.) was second in 4:24.93, Devin Monson (So., Thompson, N.D.)
was third in 4:26.74, Ellis Richardson (So., Roseville, Minn.) was
fourth in 4:33.85, and Andrew Johnson (Jr., Andover, Minn.) placed fifth
Piper 1600 meter relay teams placed first and second, with the first place team setting a meet record in 3:27.09.
Recording a win in the field events was Ben Johnson (So., Roseville,
Minn.) with a leap of 13.83 meters (45-4 1/2), setting a new meet
Derall King (Jr., Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) won the shot put with a
put of 16.46 meters (54-0), a meet record and an NCAA provisional toss.
This was the third straight meet that King has met the NCAA provisional
qualifying mark in the shot put.
In the weight throw, Andrew Schlichting (So., North Oaks, Minn.0
placed second with a toss of 17.40 meters (57-1) and King was third with
a throw of 16.84 meters (55-3). The pair both hit the NCAA provisional
qualifying mark with their throws and Schlichting's mark is the 14th
best in the nation while King's is 24th.
Additionally on the track, Clarence Suttle (Jr., Saint Paul, Minn.)
finished second in the 55-mater dash in 6.59 and Matt Warhol (Jr.,
Andover, Minn.) was second in the 55-meter hurdles in 8.08. Warhol was
also third in the 200-meter hurdles in 27.10.
Brendan Ruter (Fy., New London, Minn.) placed second in the 800-meter
run in 2:02.85 while Tyson Molitor (Jr., Belgrade, Minn.) was third in
Shaise Schuette (Fy., Anoka, Minn.) was second in the pole vault, clearing 4.47 meters (14-8).