(BALDWIN CITY, Kan.) Park University's men's and women's track & field teams won five events Saturday at the Baker University Open, closing the regular season with a strong performance Saturday (April 27) in Baldwin City, Kan.
Daniel Tubei began the meet with a win in the 5,000-meter run, and Park earned a one-two finish in the 800, including Darren Vest's win and personal best, moving in to ninth place on Park's all-time list in the 800-meters. Drew Parker was second in the same event, also posting a lifetime best in the 800.
Lindsey McDonald won two events for the Park women, placing first in both the 1,500-meter and 3,000-meter runs.
"We had a really great meet despite the rain," said Park track coach Brian Renshaw. "We were excited with the way it started and it just continued to be a great day. It's a meet we can build on for the future."
Park will send a select number of athletes to the NAIA National Championships in Marion, Ind., beginning May 23.