Hansen break school records at Meyo Invitational
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Graduate student Katie Hansen and sophomore Joey Thompson continued their hot streak as they both broke school records for UNC Greensboro at the prestigious Meyo Invitational on Saturday.
With both runners breaking school records last time out, they continued their impressive indoor season in their respective events.
Thompson, competing in the mile, broke the previous school record set in 2006 by over six seconds. His time of 4:10.05 was good enough for 15th place overall in the event.
Running in the 3,000 meters, Hansen broke her own school record that she set just two weeks ago by over 16 seconds. She ran a time of 9:49.42 to come in 22nd place in the 3,000.
The Spartans return to the track on Friday at the UNC Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Mile: 15. Joey Thompson, 4:10.05
3,000m: 22. Katie Hansen, 9:49.42
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