Butler track competes at WSU's Herm Wilson Invite

Butler track competes at WSU's Herm Wilson Invite

WICHITA, Kan. - The Butler indoor track and field team competed in the Herm Wilson Invitational at Wichita State University this past weekend.

For the second time in as many meets, sophomore Alfred Larry won the men's 400-meter dash. Larry, who took first at the Missouri Southern Invitational last week, placed first with a time of 49.51 seconds.

Sophomore sprinter Steven Calloway had a pair of third-place finishes in the 200-meter (22.12 seconds) and 400-meter dash (49.98 seconds), while the Butler 4x400-meter relay team of Calloway, Evel Jones, Justin Breaux and Larry placed fifth (3:26.82).

Other top 10 finishes for the Butler men were Jones (400-meter dash), Breaux (200-meter dash), Max Surmeier (1000-meter run) and Israel Mendoza (1-mile run).

On the women's side, Josie Wright took fifth in the weight throw (41-feet, 8 1/2-inches). Jamie Bell placed ninth in the long jump, while Jonelle Reinert finished ninth in the 400-meter dash and 10th in the 200-meter dash.

Butler will head to Lawrence on Friday to compete in the Jayhawk Invitational at the University of Kansas.

Event Name Time/Distance    Result
60m dash Justin Breaux 7.20p 22nd
200m dash Steven Calloway 22.12 3rd
  Justin Breaux 22.83 9th
  Evel Jones 22.96 14th
400m dash Alfred Larry 49.51 1st
  Steven Calloway    49.98 3rd
  Evel Jones 51.44 8th
800m run Max Surmeier 2:13.33 26th
  Cody Frye 2:20.01 27th
1000m run Max Surmeier 2:53.78 10th
  Cody Frye 2:59.60 12th
1 mile run Israel Mendoza 4:40.20 10th
4x400m relay    Butler 'A' 3:26.82 5th
  Steven Calloway    
  Evel Jones    
  Justin Breaux    
  Alfred Larry    


Event Name Time/Distance    Result
60m dash Mirjana Terzic 9.33p  
200m dash        Jonelle Reinert 28.37 10th
  Mirjana Terzic 31.07 18th
400m dash Jonelle Reinert 1:01.89 9th
800m dash Tricia Trupe 2:53.36 18th
1000m run Tricia Trupe 3:41.59 12th
  Terra Flores 3:49.43 13th
1 mile run Hayley Flanigan     6:00.69 18th
  Hayley Ribordy 6:07.25 19th
  Lindi Young 6:22.37 24th
3000m run Hayley Ribordy 12:03.86 16th
  Lindi Young 12:30.63 18th
  Kendell Notah 13:01.77 21st
  Hayley Flanigan 13:42.91 24th
Long jump Jamie Bell 13' 5 1/2" 9th
Shot put Josie Wright 32' 11 3/4" 13th
Weight throw Josie Wright 41' 8 1/2" 5th