Butler track has four top 10 finishes at Kansas Relays

Butler track has four top 10 finishes at Kansas Relays

LAWRENCE, Kan. - The Butler outdoor track and field team had four top 10 finishes at the 87th Kansas Relays, which was held at the new Rock Chalk Park facility this past weekend.

Butler sophomore Alfred Larry medaled individually in two events and helped the men's 4x100-meter relay team to an eighth-place finish. Larry took fourth in the 400-meter dash with a finals time of 48.24 seconds, as well as seventh in the 200-meter dash (21.70 seconds).

Larry, Steven Calloway, Justin Breaux and Deandre Wade placed eighth in the 4x100m relay with a 41.46 finals time. In Friday's preliminaries, the team ran a season-best 41.33 seconds to qualify for Saturday's finals.

On the women's side, the distance medley relay team of Janell Kidd, Terra Flores, Tricia Trupe and Lindi Young finished ninth with a time of 14:08.53. In the 400-meter hurdles, Ashanna Hodge missed out on making Saturday's finals by nearly a half-second. Hodge's season-best time of 1:03.71 was the top junior college finish at the meet.

Next up for the Butler track team will be the Region VI Outdoor Championships, which will be held May 1-3 in Arkansas City.

Event Name Time/Distance    Result
100m dash Justin Breaux 10.95p 29th
200m dash Alfred Larry 21.47p / 21.70f 7th
  Justin Breaux 21.67 12th
  Steven Calloway 21.71 13th
400m dash Alfred Larry 47.25p / 48.24f 4th
  Steven Calloway 48.34 11th
4x100m relay Butler 'A' 41.33p / 41.46f 8th
  Alfred Larry    
  Steven Calloway    
  Justin Breaux    
  Deandre Wade    
Event Name Time/Distance Place
400m hurdles Ashanna Hodge   1:03.71p 11th
3000m steeple  Tricia Trupe 13:21.04 15th

Hayley Flanigan 14:00.46 16th
4x400m relay  Butler 'A' 4:19.89 19th
  Jonelle Reinert    
  Nhaieemah Horne  

Sueshi-Ann Halliman    
  Janell Kidd  
DMR Butler 'A' 14:08.53 9th
  Janell Kidd    
  Terra Flores  
  Tricia Trupe  
  Lindi Young