Sunday, April 25, 2004

Schwehr wins 1,500

Sophomore triumphs at Drake Relays


— Kansas University sophomore Cameron Schwehr won the 1,500-meter championship Saturday on the final day of the 95th annual Drake Relays.

Schwehr finished the race in a season-best time of 3:49.51 at Drake Stadium. Senior Abraham Kimeli also competed in the 1,500 and finished 13th in 3:58.73.


KU's Cameron Schwehr reacts after winning the 1,500-meter race. Schwehr won Saturday at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa.

Junior Sondra Rauterkus finished second in the high jump after clearing 5-feet, 8-inches, and junior Brooklyn Hann placed fourth in the 100-meter hurdles in a time of 13.64.

KU senior Leo Bookman, who ran unattached, won the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.64.

The Jayhawks travel Friday to the Big 12 Conference Outdoor Championships in Norman, Okla.

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