Bolden, Wright Lead Track and Field at Patriot Open Invitational

Bolden, Wright Lead Track and Field at Patriot Open Invitational

Results

Zach Wright recorded the highest finish for the American University track and field teams at the Patriot Open Invitational on Saturday while Alexa Bolden tallied two all-time top finishes.

Wright finished third in the high jump with a final jump of 2.03 meters, just shy of his school record of 2.04 meters set last season. Ian Lutz also recorded a top finish for the Eagles as he crossed the finish line in 13th in the 5,000 meter run with a time of 15:17.48.

Bolden tallied the third fastest finish all-time at American in the 200 meter dash with a time of 26.83 to place 28th in the event. She then returned to record the sixth fastest time at American in the 400 meter dash in 1:01.72 to place 24th.

The Eagles will return next weekend when they head to the Morgan State Legacy Meet in Baltimore, Md.