LISLE, Ill. - Marian University track and field opened the 2017 NACC Outdoor Championships and were led by Tyler Grisham who had strong finishes in the 200-meter and 400-meter dash.
Grisham was able to qualify for the event final in the 400-meter dash finishing in seventh with a time of 51.84. In the 200-meter dash, the freshman finished in 12th with a time of 22.75. Chris Nelson had a strong showing in the 100-meter dash finishing in 14th with a time of 11.66.
In the longer distances, Jacob Leiden finished 15th in the 10,000-metere run finishing with a time of 37:59.43.
Marian closes out the NACC Outdoor Championships tomorrow, Saturday, May 6, from the Village of Lisle-Benedictine Sports Complex.