Eastern Michigan Claims The Title
KENT, Ohio - DePaul's men's track and field team struggled to carry on the success they earned at last week's indoor meet. After a second place finish at the Carthage College Invite, the Blue Demons fell, taking seventh place (30 points) at the Central Collegiate Championship.
In first place was Eastern Michigan with a point total of 177. Taking second, with 129.50 points, was Western Michigan.
DePaul's distance medley managed to take second place with a time of 10:11.76, the fastest time at DePaul under Coach Gordon Thompson's 4-year reign. Running the medley was Ben Cooke, Salvador Andrade, Kai Murray, and Gavin Kennedy. Luis Samayoa ran 8:34.49 in the 3000-meter run that earned him third place.
DePaul now looks ahead to their next indoor meet at the Smith Barney Invite on February 1.
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