Mar 09, 2019
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The King University men's track and field team started the outdoor season with a successful meet at the Coastal Carolina Invitational. The Tornado had four individuals set personal records on the day.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- TJ McMurray set a personal best with a hammer throw mark of 45.07 meters to finish seventh.
- Blaine Metcalf set a personal record in the 3000 meter steeplechase with a time of 10:27.61 to finish fourth.
- He also came in sixth in the 800 meter dash with a time of 2:03.02.
- Daniel Kovalchick set a pair of personal records, finishing with a 1500 meter time of 4:12.36 and 5000 meter time of 16:22.88.
- John Jablonski set a personal record in the shot put with a mark of 12.90 meters.
- King is in action again on March 15-16 at the Charlotte Invitational.