Butler men have four top-10 finishes at national meet

Butler men have four top-10 finishes at national meet

LUBBOCK, Texas -- The Butler men's indoor track and field team had four top-ten finishes at the NJCAA Indoor National Championships this past weekend.

Butler freshman sprinter Alfred Larry took sixth place in the 400-meter dash with a 47.97 time in the finals. The mark was the fifth-best all time in school history. Larry, along with Paris Carson, Steven Calloway and DeMarquis Mims, were part of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed fourth.

The men's distance medley relay team of Taylor Parker, Mims, Coty Williams and Israel Mendoza finished fifth with a time of 10:26.73. Freshman Tyler Knight set the third-best school record and placed eighth in the pole vault.

The men's team finished overall in 18th place with 12.5 points.

55m dash Shauron Jennings 6.43p 17th place - 12th All-time at Butler
  Cameron Hampton 6.53p 32nd place
200m dash Cameron Hampton 22.40p 31st place
400m dash Alfred Larry 47.85p / 47.97f     6th place - 5th All-time at Butler
600m run Paris Carson 1:22.54p 15th place
  Steven Calloway 1:25.75p 23rd place
  Leroy Moore 1:40.60p 28th place
1000m run Taylor Parker 2:34.97p 15th place
  Drake Brown 2:38.20p 21st place
  Coty Williams 2:41.68p 33rd place
DMR   10:26.73 5th place
  Taylor Parker (1200m) 3:11.3  
  DeMarquis Mims (400m) :48.4  
  Coty Williams (800m) 1:57.1  
  Israel Mendoza (1600m)     4:28.3  
4x400m relay       10:26.73 5th place
  Alfred Larry 47.3  
  Paris Carson 48.4  
  Steven Calloway 48.3  
  DeMarquis Mims 49.3  
Pole vault Tyler Knight 14' 9" 8th place - 3rd All-time at Butler