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Okoro Paces Cyclones at Mt. Sac Relays

Release: 04/20/2013
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WALNUT, Calif.- Senior Ejiro Okoro led Iowa State at the Mt. Sac Relays with a first-place finish in the 800-meter run Friday.  Okoro’s time of 2:05.20 ranks in the top three fastest times ever run by an Iowa State women.

Sophomore Kendra White earned fifth place with a personal best time of 53.83 in the 400-meter dash.

Jan Jeuschede led the Iowa State men at the Mt. Sac relays with a second-place finish in the shot put.  Jeuschede had a toss of 58-00.00 in the event.

Sophomore Nick Efkamp finished seventh place in the men’s 200-meter dash with a personal best time of 21.18.

Maggie Gannon led a handful of Cyclone’s who competed in the Bryan Clay Invitational in Azusa, Calif. Gannon earned first place in the 1,500–meter run with a time of 4:28.12.

The Cyclones will resume competition in the Mt. Sac Relays on Saturday and a group of other Iowa State track athletes will compete in the Beach Invitational in Cerritos, Calif. Results will be posted on following the conclusion of each meet.


Hammer throw: 1) Lisa Wilson, GBTC, 203-06; 5) Hayli Bozarth, IOWA STATE,193-08; 13) Laishema Hampton, IOWA STATE, 193-08, 19) Danielle Frere, IOWA STATE, 177-05.

400-meter dash: 1) Keshia Baker, Saucony, 51.97; 5) Kendra White, IOWA STATE, 53.83; 24) Dana Christensen, IOWA STATE, 55.52; 44) Jessica Nichols, IOWA STATE, 56.85.

100-meter hurdles: 1) Brianne Theisen, Nike, 13.13; 45) Jordon Andreassen, IOWA STATE, 14.69; 46) Bree Woelber, IOWA STATE, 14.90.

800-meter run: 1) Ejiro Okoro, IOWA STATE, 2:05.20.

400-meter hurdles: 1) Allison Reaser, San Diego St., 58.65; 4) Donnise Powell, IOWA STATE, 59.27; 26) Krista Shoeman, IOWA STATE, 1:01.39.

200-meter dash: 1) Phyllis Francis, Oregon, 22.96; 30) Kendra White, IOWA STATE, 24.42

5,000-meter run: 1) LaBeaud Natasha, Brooks, 15:50.34; 26) Samantha Bluske, IOWA STATE, 16:22.96; 27) Dani Stack, IOWA STATE, 16:29.68.

5,000-meter run C: 1) Taylor Berg, St. Thomas, 16:34.51; 10) Andrea Toppin, IOWA STATE, 16:55.73.

5,000-meter run B: 1) Lisa Ohberg, Cal St. Los Angeles, 16:26.49; 31) Taylor Petersen, IOWA STATE, 17:27.30.

5,000-meter run A: 1) Carrie Verdon, Colorado, 16:14.58; 23) Perez Rotich, IOWA STATE, 16:44.28; 25) Katy Moen, IOWA STATE, 16:44.64


Hammer Throw: 1) Dennis Ethan, Michigan, 213-02; 7) Zack Richards, IOWA STATE, 191-08

Shot Put: 1) Josh Uikilifi, Cal St. Stanislaus, 58-02.00; 2) Jan Jeuschede, IOWA STATE, 58-00.50.

400-meter dash: 1) Joey Hughes, Unattached, 46.68; 60) Russell Acton, IOWA STATE, 50.08.

110-meter hurdles: 1) Tramiane Maloney, Texas Tech, 13.94; 10) Ryan Sander, IOWA STATE, 14.33; 17) Ethan Wilkins, IOWA STATE, 14.56; 33) Troy Walls, IOWA STATE, 14.99.

800-meter run: 1) Blake Irwin, Missouri, 1:50.04; 72) Jacob Aune, IOWA STATE, 2:09.15.

200-meter dash: 1) Bryshon Nellum, USC, 20.49; 7) Nick Efkamp, IOWA STATE, 21.18; 44) Ivan Tamba, IOWA STATE, 21.93.

5,000-meter run: 1) Ieuan Thomas, Western State, 13:59.89; 10) Edwin Serem, IOWA STATE, 14:06.01

1,500-meter run: 1) Ben True, Saucony, 3:40.07; 18) Rico Loy, IOWA STATE, 3:46.90.



Bryan Clay Invitational Results

Discus throw:
1) Destanae Howterton-Davis, Utah, 159-08; 9) Tressa Borchardt, IOWA STATE, 143-01; 19) Christina Hillman, IOWA STATE, 136-02.

1,500-meter run: 1) Maggie Gannon, IOWA STATE, 4:28.12; 5) Crystal Nelson, IOWA STATE, 4:31.62; 10) Colleen Riley, IOWA STATE, 4:35.61.


1,500-meter run: 1) Alex Hatz, Wisconsin, 3:43.33; 14) Mohamed Hrezi, IOWA STATE, 3:48.72; 15) Falko Zauber, IOWA STATE, 3:48.76; 16) Alec Baldwin, IOWA STATE, 3:48.77; 31) Cullen Wannarka, IOWA STATE, 3:53.61; 33) Alex Dillenbeck, IOWA STATE, 3:53.61; 43) Brian Llamas, IOWA STATE, 3:56.01.

800-meter run: 1) Chriss Grimble, Fresno State, 1:52.45; 19) Brandon Barnes, IOWA STATE, 1:54.60.

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