On Saturday, the Bobcat men's track and field team headed to Bolivar, Mo. to participate in the SBU Bearcat Invitational.
Dameon Davis placed 4th (17:07.62) and Jon Zimmerman was 6th (17:51.54) in the men's 5000 meters. Also placing in the Top Ten for the day was Kyle Kapella, who posted a jump of 6' 2.75" in the men's high jump to earn 7th place.
As a team, the Bobcats placed 9th amidst many quality teams, including William Woods, Southwest Baptist, Drury, Coffeyville C.C., Pittsburg State, Missouri Southern, Central Missouri, Missouri S&T, John Brown, and Emporia State.
Other results from the day are listed below:
Men's 200 Meters - Lansing Brown (24.26) - 34th place
Men's 400 Meters - Lansing Brown (54.73) - 23rd place, and Jack Harris (1:00.25) - 25th place
Men's 800 Meters - Sam Scaggs (2:06.98) - 22nd place
Men's 1500 Meters - Dameon Davis (4:29.35) - 28th place
Men's Long Jump - Kyle Kapella (20' 8.5") - 24th place, Ryan Vance (19' 5.5") - 29th place, Teddy Lingner (18' 7.75") - 32nd place, and Jacob Russell (17' 3.25") - 35th place
Men's Triple Jump - Teddy Lingner (41' 7") - 17th place, and Jacob Russell (38' 6") - 18th place
Men's Javelin - J. Graham Gardner (133' 6") - 13th place.
The next stop for the men's track and field team will be at Pittsburg State for the Gorilla Classic on April 15th.