Archive for Sunday, April 17, 2005

Hann sets KU record

April 17, 2005


— Senior Brooklyn Hann broke the Kansas University record in the triple jump Saturday at the Tom Botts Invitational.

Hann's leap of 43 feet, 7 inches broke her own record of 42-11.

Shelden Battle placed second in the shot put after a heave of 62-9.25, the fourth-best put in KU history.

Jeremy Mims won the 800-meter run in 1:47.96, Julius Jiles and Aaron Thompson were 1-2 in the 400 hurdles, Sondra Rauterkus won the high jump after a leap of 5-8.75, Amy Linnen (13-5.75) and Chris Lockard (14-7.25) won the pole vault events, and Octavia Garrett won the 400 in 54.94.

KU will participate this weekend in the Kansas Relays.

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