Missouri women's track team wins invitational

Saturday, April 11, 2009 | 6:56 p.m. CDT; updated 10:04 p.m. CDT, Saturday, April 11, 2009

The Missouri's Women's track and field team won the Tom Botts' Invitational on Saturday at Walton Stadium. The Tigers scored a 225.5 to beat out Indiana State, Air Force and Tulsa.

The Missouri men's team finished second, 8.5 points behind first-place Indiana State.

The two teams combined for 15 winners at the meet. Shannon Leinert (800-meter), Krishna Lee (shot put; hammer throw), Tim Cornell (1500 meters), Brian Hancock (pole vault) and Chris Rohr (hammer throw) all posted regional qualifying marks, along with the women's 4 x 400 meter relay team.



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