Track & Field Recap: Rams begin weekend with distance action at Mt. Sac
April 18, 2013
WALNUT, Calif. – After the cancellation of the Cal State Twilight Open Thursday, the Colorado State track & field distance runners were the only CSU athletes to participate on the day. They ran in various events as part of the first day of action at the annual Mt. SAC Relays.
Senior Whitney Henderson performed extremely well in the women’s 1,500-meter run, taking 35th in a field of 171 runners with a time of 4 minutes, 28.18 seconds. She took first in her heat. Junior teammate Holly Keeper finished right behind Henderson, clocking in at 4:28.95 for sixth place in her heat and 48th overall.
Alex Balsiger competed in the men’s 1,500-meter run, crossing the finish line in 3:56.94.
The men’s and women’s 10,000-meter runs and men’s and women’s steeplechases were not yet completed at the time of this release. Refer to the live results link for updated results.