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Track and Field Update: March 28th

By Kylie Sebert

The Iowa  women’s track and field teams started the outdoor season at the Stanford Invite this past weekend.  Three Hawkeyes set career marks, including a 16 minute run by Junior Betsy Flood in the 5,000 meter run.

Betsy Flood set a career best in the 5,000 meter run. (photo from

KRUI Sports Staffer gives you  the results and previews the upcoming outdoor season:



Up next for Iowa is the LSU Invite on April 2nd where both the men and women’s teams will be in attendance.

It will be the second event of the outdoor season for the women, but for the men, the LSU Invite will mark opening day for the great outdoors. The Iowa men will look to improve off of an 8th place finish in the Big Ten Indoor Championships.