SMSU TRACK AND FIELD: Mustangs complete busy day in Mankato

MANKATO – Bashir Aidrus set another school record to help highlight the Southwest Minnesota State women’s and men’s indoor track & field teams at the Ted Nelson Invite hosted by Minnesota State on Saturday.

Aidrus ran 4:19.15 in the mile to finish in fourth place out of 37 runners and break his previous school record of 4:26.81 he set last Saturday in River Falls, Wisconsin.

Chase Hamilton won his heat in the men’s 3,000 meter run, finishing in 15th place with a time of 9:16.52. Isaiah Nelson finished in fifth place in the men’s triple jump with a 13.55 meter jump in the preliminary round followed by a 13.41 meter jump in the finals.

On the women’s side, Denitsa DoBreva set a personal record in the 60m hurdles with a time of 9.91. Kim Shabino posted a fourth place finish in the women’s 200 meter dash with a time of 26.04 in the finals.

Southwest Minnesota State will return to competition next Saturday in the St. John’s Invite in Collegeville, Minn.

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