Melvin Finishes Career In Record Fashion
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Matt Melvin completed his collegiate track & field career in school-record fashion May 17 as he completed the steeplechase in 9:15.21 during the Gregory Invitational at North Central College. A senior from Bangor, Melvin was the eighth runner to reach the finish line.
Other seniors completing their track & field careers were Kylen Bradley, who sailed 43' 5 ¼" in the triple jump, Lorenzo Reese, who cleared the high jump bar at 6' ¾", James McKee, who threw the javelin 159' 8", and Justin Wilson, who let the javelin sail 150' 9".
Mitchell Klingler ran in a pair of distance events. He completed the 1,500 meters in 4:06.74, and the 5,000 meters in 15:30.74.