STEVENS POINT, WIS. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of
Technology track and field athletes earned three event victories
and set two school records with strong performances at the
Wisconsin-Stevens Point last chance meet on Saturday.
Junior Jeremiah Edwards (Indianapolis/Lawrence
North) smashed his own school record in the 55-meter dash
by nearly one-tenth of a second with a time of 6.39 seconds.
Edwards time stands fifth nationally during the NCAA Division III
Junior Sutton Coleman (Lebanon, Va.)
dropped nearly one-tenth of a second off his own school record in
the 55-meter high hurdles with a time of 7.59 seconds.
Coleman also ranks in the top 10 nationally this season.
Sophomore Liz Evans (Bicknell/North Knox)
won the high jump with her third NCAA Division III automatic
qualification of the season by clearing 5' 7 1/4". Evans
continues to lead the nation in the high jump entering next
Evans has guaranteed a qualification spot in the women's
high jump for next weekend's NCAA Division III Championships at
Capital University in Ohio. Coleman and Edwards are virtually
assured spots with today's performances, and senior Derek
Bischak (Angola) will hope to earn a spot in either the
800-meters or the mile run when the field is released on
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