Greeley , CO -€“ The Utah Valley State women-€™s track team is in third place and the men are fifth after the first day of the Independent Track Championships.
On the women-€™s side Kirsten Barney placed second in the 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 11:32.53. Bekah Poppinga was fourth in the 10,000 at 39:52.52. Karinne Bentley was the top finisher in the preliminaries in the 1500 meter run. She ran a 4:55.12.
On the guys side, Chase Englestead was second in the 3000 steeplechase at 9:29.34. Mark Lott finished fourth in the same event. Michael Vick was third in the 10,000 meter run. He ran a 32:.28.40 in the event.
After day one North Dakota State men-€™s and women-€™s teams are in sitting in first place.
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