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Warhawks Finish Indoor Conference Championships
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Release: February 21, 2017
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THE MEET

Sun Belt Indoor Conference Tournament

Location: Birmingham, Ala.

Birmingham, Ala. – The ULM men’s and women’s track & field teams finished the 2017 Sun Belt Conference Indoor Championships on Tuesday, with the day's action highlighted by Levaughn Battick and Lebrun Nelson’s fifth place performance in their respective events.

NOTABLES

-Lebrun Nelson in the men’s triple jump finished in fifth place after a 15.0 meter jump. He was just .52 meters shy from winning the event.

-Kyle Weiss competed in the men’s shot put event on Tuesday and earned a point for the Warhawks with an eighth place finish in the event after his 16.13 meter throw.

-In the men’s 60 meter hurdles, Levaughn Battick had a fifth place finish with a time of 8.23 seconds. He was just .28 tenths of a second from winning the event.

-In the men’s 5,000 meter run, Elias Keter had an impressive fifth place finish with a time of 14:53.77, just 23.30 off of the winning time.

-The women’s team 4x400 meter relay team finished in 10th place with a time of 4:08.15 in the event. The men’s team in the 4x400 meter relay had a seventh place finish with a 3:22.00 time.

UP NEXT

-ULM now begins preparation for the outdoor season which is slated to kickoff at the McNeese Louisiana Challenge on Saturday, March 11.