Bobcats Compete at Duke Twilight Meet Sunday

DURHAM, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College Bobcats men's track and field team competed at the Duke Twilight Meet Sunday afternoon.


Pole vaulters John Arthur and Ryan Oakes finished one and two with heights of 4.95 meters and 4.80 meters respectively. Arthur, who has already qualified for the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championship Meet, had a solid outing in preparation for his championship meet. Oakes provisionally qualified for the national meet with his height at the meet.

The 4x100 meter relay team of Jesse Hoots, Corey Alexander, Adam Phillips and Chris Glenn finished second with a time of 43.29.

Lees-McRae Finishers
Jonathan Arthur 1st -- 4.95 meters
Ryan Oakes tied for 2nd - 4.80 meters
110m hurdles Chris Glenn 6th --15.44 seconds
4x100 Hoots, Alexander, Phillips, Glenn 2nd -- 43.29 seconds
100 meters- Chris Glenn -- 11.08 seconds
5000 meters- Craig Simpkins -- 15:45.50
5000 meters Nate Trimble- 15:47.60
Chris Holstein 16:04.81
Jordan Gillespie 16:25.40
Long Jump- Corey Alexander 7th -- 6.43 meters
1500 Meters -- Michael Davis 4:08.32