Hawkeyes Open with PRs at Bryan Clay Invite

AZUSA, Calif. – Three University of Iowa track and field athletes competed in the men’s 3,000-meter steeplechase on Thursday night at the Bryan Clay Invitational. Sophomore Hayden Kuhn and junior Yohana Yual came away with a pair of personal bests and program top-10 times. 

Kuhn placed 25th, running 8:59.18 to improve upon his own seventh-ranked time at Iowa set his last time out at the Fanelli Track Classic. Kuhn hails from Marion, Iowa.

Yual raced 9:02.33 for a personal record and the next fastest time in program history. Yual is a native of Des Moines, Iowa.

Iowa competes April 12-13 at the Beach Invite in Long Beach, California, and the Tom Jones Memorial in Gainesville, Florida. Iowa also competes at the Jim Duncan Invite hosted by Drake on April 12.

Men’s 3K Steeplechase
25. Hayden Kuhn – 8:59.18, PR + 7th at Iowa
31. Yohana Yual – 9:02.33, PR + 8th at Iowa
56. Jack Pendergast – 9:18.90