Cookson Wins 3,000-Meter Run on Day Two of Tyson Invitational
Feb. 15, 2014
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Senior long distance runner Emmett Cookson won the men's 3,000-meter run in the second day of the Tyson Invitational on Saturday.
Cookson ran in a time of 8:22.31, followed by Adam Roderique, who finished sixth with a time of 8:36.48.
Adam Palamar finished sixth in the 3,000-meter championship with a time of 8:26.32, while Tulsa's distance medley team of Brian Tabb, Isaac Sanders, Simon Greiner and Elijah Silva finished sixth with a time of 9:49.91.
Outgo Ananaba finished 42nd in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.02 seconds, followed by Andre Brown with a time of 23.16 seconds.
On the women's side, Tulsa's distance medley team of Olivia O'Hare, Cydney Fogle, Katherine Camp and Emily Dunn finished sixth with a time of 3:45.02, which is the second fastest time in school history.
Elizabeth Lothamer finished 23rd in the shot put with a throw of 10.30 meters.
The Golden Hurricane takes a week off before heading to Birmingham, Ala., for the Conference USA Championships from Feb. 28 - March 1.
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42. Otugo Ananaba - 22.02
59. Andre Brown - 23.16
1. Emmett Cookson - 8:22.31
6. Adam Roderique - 8:36.48
23. Alex Lybarger - 14.65 meters
31. Colt Johnson - 9.06 meters
3,000-Meter Run - Championship
6. Adam Palamar - 8:26.32
4. Clara Langley - 9:52.01
10. Janessa Dunn - 9:59.01
23. Elizabeth Lothamer - 10.30 meters
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