LISLE, Ill. – The CUW men's track & field team stands in third place after the first day of the NACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships with 36 points. The Blue and White won one individual title on Friday. The Falcons also posted a strong qualifying session for Saturday finals. MSOE stands in first place with 55 points.
Senior Grant Johnson (Oconomowoc, Wis.) claimed the NACC crown in the pole vault with a school record and winning mark of 4.30 meters.
Sophomore Brandon Hargis (Henderson, Nev.) won the silver medal in the discus throw with a throw of 40.60 meters. The fourth-best mark in program history.
Junior Ryan Teigen (Fargo, N.D.) clocked in a time of 34:44.36 in the 10000-meter run for a fifth-place finish.
The Falcons will finish NACC action on Saturday.