CRETE, Neb. -- The Bellevue University women and men competed at the Jim Dutcher Invite Friday and Saturday, with several notable finishes and a new school record.
The women were highlighted by sixth-place finishes from Lorena Ramirez in the 1500 meters (5:33.05) and Dayana Montano-Salama in the 5000 meters (23:59.07).
The men's highlights included Cole Wagner's third-place finish in the 3000-meter steeplechase (10:38.75) and a school record in the 1,500 meters by Chris Casart with a time 4:25.60, which was good for seventh place. Casart was sixth in the 5,000 meters (16:55.65) on Friday night.
The Bruins will compete in the Prairie Wolf Invite, hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan University, on Thursday, April 25 beginning at 3 p.m.
BU Women's Results:
|1,500 Meters||Lorena Ramirez||5:33.05||6|
|1,500 Meters||Dayana Montano-Salama||6:12.81||12|
|1,500 Meters||Diana Montano-Salama||6:42.58||14|
|5,000 Meters||Dayana Montano-Salama||23:59.07||6|
|5,000 Meters||Diana Montano-Salama||25:29.98||9|
BU Men's Results:
|1,500 Meters||Chris Casart||4:25.60||7|
|1,500 Meters||Aaron Newton||4:39.40||11|
|1,500 Meters||Gerardo Najera||4:40.66||12|
|1,500 Meters||Jason Landin||4:52.59||15|
|5,000 Meters||Chris Casart||16:55.65||6|
|5,000 Meters||Cole Wagner||17:06.03||7|
|5,000 Meters||Gerardo Najera||17:12.43||9|
|5,000 Meters||Aaron Newton||17:53.97||12|
|5,000 Meters||Tony Chol||18:45.43||16|
|3,000 Meter Steeplechase||Cole Wagner||10:38.78||3|