College Track and Field: Dunlap wins men’s 800-meter run

PITTSBURG, Kan. -- William Woods senior Landon Dunlap led the Owls with a first-place finish in the men’s 800-meter run Saturday in the NAIA/Juco Challenge at Pittsburg State.

Dunlap (Jefferson City High School) crossed the finish line in 1:55.42, edging Pratt Community College’s Davon Beckles by one-hundredth of a second.

Central Methodist junior Sarah Johnson (Calvary Lutheran High School) recorded a second-place finish in the women’s triple jump with a leap of 33 feet, 9.25 inches. She added a sixth-place jump of 15-10.5 in the long jump.

William Woods graduate student Alicia Engelbrecht (Helias High School) finished fourth in the women’s 3,000-meter run with a time of 10:57.04. Engelbrecht and senior Kristan Wilson (Eldon High School) competed on the Owls’ 4x400-meter relay, which placed sixth in 4:51.68.

Wilson added a 17th-place time of 1:06.16 in the women’s 400-meter run.

Evangel sophomore Campbell Nichols (Russellville High School) came in fourth place in the men’s 600-yard run with a time of 1:24.75. He also ran on the Valor’s 4x400 relay, which finished 12th in a time of 3:37.68.

William Woods junior Jenson Starr (Helias High School) placed 11th in the men’s 3,000 with a time of 9:08.13.

William Woods sophomore Dustin Russell (South Callaway High School) finished 17th in the men’s 600 (1:36.43) and took 36th in the 3,000 (10:12.78).

William Woods junior Easton Ambler (New Bloomfield High School) placed 17th in the men’s 60-meter hurdles (9.28 seconds) and was 83rd in the 200-meter dash (25.55 seconds).

Central Methodist sophomore Isaiah Barg (Calvary Lutheran High School) took 27th place in the men’s 800 with a time of 2:21.04.

Central Methodist junior Elliott Reed (Jefferson City High School) finished 24th in the men’s 3,000 in 10:08.97.