Track and Field Heads to Morgan State Legacy Meet

Track and Field Heads to Morgan State Legacy Meet

The American University track and field teams will return to action this Saturday, April 21 at the Morgan State Legacy Meet in Baltimore, Md.

The Eagles are coming off strong performances at the Bison Outdoor Classic and the Patriot Open Invitational last weekend. Josh Olsen and Mark Allen tallied a 1-2 finish in the 5,000 meter run for American at the Bison Outdoor Classic with IC4A qualifying times. Ali Tyburski had the top finish for the women's team at the event with her second place finish in the 1,500 meter run, posting the seventh fastest time at American in the event.

Zach Wright and Alexa Bolden earned the top finishes for the Eagles at the Patriot Open Invitational last Saturday. Wright finished third in the high jump with a final jump of 2.03 meters. Bolden posted two all-time top times at American in the 200 and 400 meter dashes.