FHSU indoor track in weekend action

By The Hays Daily News

The Fort Hays State University track and field teams competed at indoor meets this weekend at either the Nebraska Tune-Up or Kansas State University Open.

Friday at the Nebraska Tune-Up, senior Alex Hendee won the 3,000-meter run in eight minutes and 25.63 seconds. He also placed second in the mile run in 4:12.47.

Saturday at the Kansas State Open, freshman Nick Betts won the triple jump with a leap of 47 feet, 10.5 inches.

Senior Whitney Taylor, an Ellis High School graduate, won the 400-meter dash in 59.42 seconds at the KSU Open -- the only athlete to break the minute mark.