LSSU highlights from Raleigh Relays

LSSU highlights from Raleigh Relays

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RALEIGH, N.C. -NCAA Division II indoor high jump runner-up Robert Valdez opened his outdoor season with a second-place finish Friday at the Raleigh Relays.

Valdez cleared 2.10 meters in the invitational event and finished second to Kris Kornegay-Gober (unattached) on misses. Third-place finisher Trey McRae (unattached) also cleared 2.10 meters.

NCAA indoor shot put champion Justin Dieck placed ninth in the shot put with a distance of 16.02 meters and 24th in the discus throw (36.41 meters).

Spencer Montcastle placed 67th among 102 entries in the men's 400-meter dash and 54th among 84 entries in the 100-meter dash Friday. Montcastle finished the 400 in :51.37 and the 100 in :11.45.

During Saturday's competition, Lakers Nolin Livingston and Josh Meyers placed 25th and 32nd in the men's hammer throw. Livingston recorded a distance of 52.10 meters, and Meyers threw 47.06 meters.

Day 1 Results