Jacks begin season in Mankato
MANKATO, Minn. – The SDSU men’s track and field team opened their 2012-13 indoor season Saturday at the MSU Preseason Open at Minnesota State-Mankato.
As a team, the Jackrabbits found great results in different events. The day started out with Cullen Mack winning the weight throw with a distance of 15.50m.
In the shot put, Kyle Anderson placed third with a distance of 13.88m.
Jeremiah Ary tied for fifth in the long jump with a distance of 6.47m.
Also in the long jump, Ryan Schaefer and Dan Mitchell both tied for 11th with a distance of 6.03m. Schaefer also placed fifth in the pole vault with a height of 4.48m.
Jake Sanderson placed fifth in the triple jump with a distance of 13.40m.
In the high jump, Connor Berg took eighth. Berg had a height of 1.85m.
Chris Curry claimed second in the 200m dash. Curry had a time of 22.56 seconds, .21 seconds behind the winner.
Levi Winkels placed fourth in the 400m dash with a time of 51.66 seconds.
In the 300m dash SDSU took second through fourth. Justin Carson took second with a time of 36.18, Jesse Dunn was third in 36.24 and Dustin Gibbons was fourth in 36.46.
The Jackrabbits will have a month off before competing in the NDSU Invite on Jan. 12, 2013 in Fargo, N.D.