Eagles soar at track and field challenge

Chase Broughton and Josh Guy both earned first place finishes at the University of Indianapolis Track & Field Challenge.

Broughton ran the 800 meter race and completed it in one minute, 57.71 seconds to help lead the team.

Guy competed in the 3,000 meter race and finished in eight minutes 31.73 seconds. He was followed closely by junior Noah Lutz, who finished in second place.

Freshman Aaron Pierrard rounded into third place in the 800 meter.

Seven athletes finished in the top-five for various events.

The Eagles return to competition Feb. 12-13 at the Grand Valley State University Big Meet in Michigan and the Tom Hathaway Distance Carnival in Indianapolis.