01/17/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/17/2020 21:18
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa State got some strong performances on the opening day of the Larry Wieczorek Invitational. The Cyclones picked up one victory on the day, with getting his first victory as a Cyclone in the men's 1,000-meter run.
Perez took the crown in the 1,000 in 2:26.21, followed by freshman Joe Schaefer in second in 2:30.03.
In the men's 600-meter premier, used a big late kick to get back in contention for the win, but was unable to overtake Iowa's Wayne Lawrence, Jr., with the Hawkeye picking up the victory by just 0.02 seconds. Roomes clocked in at 1:16.57.
impressed in her Iowa State debut, running to a second place finish in the 3,000-meter run in 9:56.22. Chesang, an 11-time All-American at Iowa Central before enrolling at ISU this month, ran each of her final seven laps under 40 seconds, with a final 200 of 37.21. Freshman marked her ISU track debut with a fourth-place effort in 10:07.46.
continued her big start to the indoor season with a third-place effort in 25.09 in the open division of the 200-meter dash. She will look to keep the momentum going tomorrow in the 60-meter hurdles. Also clocking a strong 200 was , who finished ninth in the premier division with a 25.11.
Iowa State returns to action in Iowa City tomorrow. The Cyclones' first competitors run at 1:30 p.m.
Iowa State Results
200m Dash (M): 1. Jayson Baldridge, Baylor - 21.83; 3. , Iowa State - 22.21
200m Dash Premier (W): 1. Felicia Brown, Adidas - 23.72; 9. , Iowa State - 25.11
200m Dash (W): 1. Kerris Roberts, Purdue - 24.49; 3. , Iowa State - 25.09
600m Run Premier (M): 1. Wayne Lawrence, Jr., Iowa - 1:16.55; 2. , Iowa State - 1:16.57; 10. , Iowa State - 1:19.81
600m Run (W): 1. Ella Robinson, Purdue - 1:33.07; 8. , Iowa State - 1:37.66
1,000m Run (M): 1. , Iowa State - 2:26.21; 2. Joe Schaefer, Iowa State - 2:30.03; , Iowa State - DNF
1,000m Run (W): 1. Madison Mooney, Wisconsin - 2:47.47; 2. , Iowa State - 2:47.61; 6. , Iowa State - 2:53.63; 7. , Iowa State - 2:55.71; 9. , Iowa State - 2:57.75; 11. , Iowa State - 2:59.17; 13. , Iowa State - 3:01.21
3,000m Run (M): 1. Evan Ferlic, Minnesota - 8:24.23; 10. , Iowa State - 8:30.58; 12. , Iowa State - 8:33.09
3,000m Run (W): 1. Victoria Heiligenthal, Wisconsin - 9:55.01; 2. , Iowa State - 9:56.22; 4. , Iowa State - 10:07.46; 11. , Iowa State - 10:22.06; 20. , Iowa State - 10:39.25