Final results for the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships are linked, full recap to follow.
The No. 15 Minnesota men's indoor track and field team sits in fifth place at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships at the SPIRE Institute after one day of competition with 10 team members advancing to finals competition on Saturday.
2013 Season- Indoor: Ran prelims in the 60 meters at the Big Ten Championships (6.78) Took fourth at the Big Ten Championships in the 60 m (6.80) Ran prelims at the Big Ten Championships in the 200 meters with a time of 21.30.Outdoor: did not compete.
Blankenship Joins Mead on Olympic Team
A native of Stillwater, Minn., Blankenship took third in the 1,500 meter final at Hayward Field, clocking a 3:36.18.
Mead Punches Olympic Ticket
The Minneapolis, Minn., native ran a 13:35.70 at Hayward Field to earn his first bid to the Olympics.
Blankenship Paces Semis at Olympic Trials
The Stillwater, Minn., native led the field with a time of 3:44.24 in Friday's semifinals.