Miller's mile good enough for indoor school record
January 23, 2009
Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
Benedictine University senior women's track and field distance runner Hannah Miller crushed her own school record for the indoor mile, highlighting the Eagles' performance at the UW-Oshkosh Quadrangular meet on Friday.
Miller's clocking of 5:29.46 bested her previous time of 5:41.09 by more than 11 1/2 seconds. Miller was fourth among the 20 collegiate competitors in the race.
On the men's side, junior sprinter Robert Sanford placed fifth in the 55-meter dash. Sanford ran a time of 6.82 seconds in the finals, after running 6.81 in the preliminaries.
In the men's 55-meter hurdles, sophomore Dylan Roff finished fourth in a time of 8.31 seconds. Roff ran an 8.32 seconds in his qualifying heat.
Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education