(Iowa City) Indoor Track and Field All-American Jordan Mullen, of the University of Iowa is off to a good start.
The former Atlantic star, won the 60-meter high hurdles Saturday afternoon in a time of 7.87 in the "NewYears Classic" Indoor Track and Field meet in the University of Iowa Recreation Center. This compares to his 2011 NCAA Indoor qualifying time of 7.75, where he finished 9th overall in a time of 7.78 earning Indoor Track and Field All-American. Mullen was also the Big Ten Conference runner-up in the 60-meter hurdles.
Iowa, ranked 16th in the USTFCCCA preseason poll, will compete in nine regular season meets prior to the Big Ten Conference meet in Lincoln, Nebraska, Last Chance and NCAA Championships.
January 15, 2012