Pope, Regan Lead Men’s Indoor Track at Navy Invitational


The American University men's indoor track team registered four top-five finishes at the Navy Invitational on Saturday afternoon in Annapolis, Md.

John Pope led the Eagles with a second place result in the 5,000 meter run, registering a personal-best mark of 14:56.31.

In the mile, Nick Regan placed third with a career-best time of 4:14.73 and Peter Rowe placed fourth in 4:15.95. Matiss Batarags and Brandon Latham registered personal-best times of 4:27.27 and 4:47.27 to finish seventh and eighth, respectively, in the event.

Brendan Johnson registered a fifth place finish in the 3,000 meter run with a time of 8:44.22 and Liam May placed eighth in 2:00.72 in the 800 meter race.

The Eagles will return to action next week when both the men's and women's teams travel to College Park, Md. for the Terrapin Invitational.