Nukuri And Armstrong Place Third And Fourth

April 13, 2007


The University of Iowa women’s track team began competition at the John Jacob Invitational today, with the Distance Carnival. The Hawkeyes had eight student-athletes compete in the Carnival, all in the 1,500 meters.

Juniors Diane Nukuri (4:30.11) and Meghan Armstrong (4:30.18) placed third and fourth respectively, while senior Shannon Stanley placed eighth (4:34.95.).

The Iowa women’s track team will continue competition at the John Jacob Invitational in Norman, OK, with the field events beginning at 9 a.m.

1,500 Meters
1. Diana Chelimo (Oral Rob.) 4:27.39 3. Diane Nukuri (I) 4:30.11 4. Meghan Armstrong (I) 4:30.18 8. Shannon Stanley (I) 4:34.95 18. Jessica Schmidt (I) 4:48.95 20. Racheal Marchand (I) 4:50.75 22. Jordan Laney (I) 4:51.63 27. Molly Esche (I) 5:01.45 30. Rachel Hawks (I) 5:02.91

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