Allen Leads Track at Penn Relays

Allen Leads Track at Penn Relays

Four members of the American University men's track team competed at the 2012 Penn Relays over the weekend.

Mark Allen recorded the best finish for the Eagles on the day, placing fifth in the Olympic Development Men's 5000 meter with an IC4A qualifying time of 14:24.39, while Mark Leininger tallied a 17th place finish in the event with a time of 14:49.46.

Josh Olsen competed in the College Men's 5,000 meter Championship and finished 28th in a time of 14:52.89. Ryan Williams came in 28th in the College Men's 5,000 meter College race, posting a time of 15:12.58.

The Eagles will return to the track next weekend for the 2012 Patriot League Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the College of Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass.