Saturday, March 21, 2015

Gopher Men Third at Baldy Castillo Invite, Bradley Johnson Wins 800; Maggie Ewen and Shaina Burns Busy in Women's Competition

The University of Minnesota  men's team finished third at the Baldy Castillo Invitational on Saturday in Tempe, AZ. Texas A&M won and host Arizona State was second. Sophomore Bradley Johnson  won the 800 in 1:50.35 for the Gopher's only individual title

Two Minnesota high school standouts had busy days in the women's competition.  St. Francis grad Maggie Ewen took third in the shot(15m/49'2.5") and discus(51.86/170'2").  Lakeville South grad Shaina Burns, who now competes for Texas A&M,  was 8th in the shot(14.15m/46'5.25"), 9th in the 100-meter hurdles(15.25) and 10th in the high jump(1.61m/5'3.25").

Full results are HERE. Gopher men's summary is HERE.

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