Ogden Wins 5000 meters at Notre Dame

Senior Nathan Ogden won the 5,000-meters at the Alex Wilson Invitational. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

SOUTH BEND -- Two athletes from the No. 5 BYU men’s track team competed in the Alex Wilson Invitational hosted by Notre Dame.

Both athletes were in search of improving their times in order to earn an invite to the NCAA Indoor Championships next week.

Senior Nathan Ogden won the 5,000 meters in a time of 13:51.99. Ogden knocked nearly four seconds off of his previous season best of 13:55.70.

Competing in the mile, sophomore Travis Fuller ran a 4:04.40 for an eighth place finish in a race that featured three other athletes run sub-four-minute mile times.

The NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships begin on Friday, March 11 in College Station, Texas.

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