February 21, 2004
USIís Cooksey breaks school record,
Wins sixth straight race
University of Southern Indiana womenís track and field sophomore runner Heather Cooksey (Brownsburg, Indiana) set a school record in the mile Friday night at the Hoosier Hills Invitational in Bloomington, Indiana. Cooksey ran the race in 4:56.81 to win her sixth consecutive race of the indoor season.
Joining Cooksey with top five finishes was sophomore Abby Boberg (Bicknell, Indiana) and freshman Erin Kutcosky (West Frankfort, Illinois). Boberg finished second in the high jump with a leap of five feet, 5 ĺ inches, while Kutcosky finished second in the triple jump with a mark of 35 feet, 6 ĺ inches.
USIís menís squad and other members of the USI womenís squad are competing at the DePauw Classic today. Results will be posted on Sunday.
The Screaming Eagles will compete at the GLVC Indoor Championships next Saturday, February 28, in Romeoville, Illinois.
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