Kahovec Wins 1,500-Meter Run

Timmy Kahovec competes at the SCIAC No. 3.
Timmy Kahovec competes at the SCIAC No. 3.

LOS ANGELES — California Lutheran's Timmy Kahovec won the 1,500-meter run as the Kingsmen competed at the SCIAC Multi-Dual No. 3 at Bill Henry Track.

The Kingsmen competed against Occidental, Whittier, Chapman and La Verne. California Lutheran hosted the meet.

Kahovec led CLU with the event title as he finished the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4:02.28. He then turned around and placed second in the 800-meter run with 1:56.53.

Cal Lutheran also had seven Kingsmen place in the top-five. Chris Brodnax was third in the 400-meter run (50.03). He was also fifth in the high jump with a height of 1.80 meters.

Rigoberto Baza Carillo, Nikita Khromets and Anthony Flores all placed fourth. Carillo competed in the 1,500-meter run (4:14.60), Khromets ran the 5,000-meter (17:02.04) and Flores was fourth in the hammer throw (36.43). Zachary Sergey was fifth in the 5,000-meter run (17:17.71), Henry Friederichs was fifth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:32.41) and Corey Lee was fifth in the triple jump (10.82 meters).

CLU also had eight more top-10 places. Tyler Tvelia was sixth in the 1,500-meter run (4:15.92), Connor Neufeld-Griffin was seventh in the 800-meter run (2:02.24), Khromets was eight in the 400-meter hurdles (1:07.43), Anthony Flores was eighth in the discus (32.80), Jordan Wiley was ninth in the 110-meter hurdles (20.89), Flores was ninth in the shot put (10.05), Manuel Marquez was ninth in the javelin (28.21 meters) and Marquez was 10th in the hammer throw (25.04).

Up next for the Kingsmen is the SCIAC Championships which will be held Friday and Saturday, April 27-28, in Redlands, Calif.

Results: SCIAC Multi-Dual No. 3
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Release by Ryan Jorgenson, Sports Information Director