Refugio graduate sets TLU 400-meter dash record
May 15, 2017 at 10:06 p.m.
CANYON - Texas Lutheran University's Marquis Brown set a school record in the 400-meter dash Saturday at the West Texas A&M University Last Chance Meet.
Brown, a junior from Refugio, had a time of 46.90 seconds.
The time adjusted to altitude would be 47.01, which is the fastest NCAA Division III time in the nation.
Brown was also a member of the 400-meter relay team which set a school record in a time of 40.85 seconds, the first time the Bulldogs have broken 41 seconds in the event.
Cortnee Priour, a sophomore from Goliad, won the triple jump at the meet with a leap of 36 feet, 4.25 inches.