The Gophers finished sixth out of 16 teams in the relay competitions as Minnesota competed in four of the seven relays, totaling 13 points.
The Gophers dominated the field events with five wins while adding two on the track.
Minnesota continues the 2018 outdoor campaign on Thursday, April 12 with the Tom Cat Twilight at St. Thomas in St. Paul.
For the second year in a row, the University of Minnesota men’s track & field program will head back to campus with nine event titles after posting an impressive weekend at UCLA’s Bob Larsen Distance Carnival and Jim Bush Legends Invitational.
Mitch Hechsel and Nate Roese both clocked personal records in the 800 meters and Obsa Ali added a sixth-place finish in the 3,000 meter steeplechase to qualify for the 2017 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships next month in Eugene, Ore.
2016 Drake Relays (Day Two)
Harold's Personal Records
2016 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Indoor: Did not see action. Outdoor: Won the pole vault at 4.80 meters at the Tommie Twilight.
2015 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor: Turned in victories in the pole vault at the Jack Johnson Classic and the Snowshoe Open. Outdoor: Competed in three meets for the Maroon and Gold all in the pole vault at the Baldy Castillo Invitational, the Texas Invitational, and the Drake Alternate.
Business Major. • Hometown: Elm Grove. • High School: Brookfield East. • Son of Karen Pinto and Brian Yeazel. • Has a brother, Mitch, and a sister, Tess. • Favorite sports memory is winning state as a team in 2013. • Honor student in high school. • Coached by Mike Steiner and Matt Horris. • Competed for the Get Vertical Pole Vault Club. • Two time state meet record holder and all-time state record holder in the poll vault.
Lockard Earns Bid for NCAA Championships
5/27/2018 - M. Track & Field
A two-time All-American in the indoor high jump, Lockard punched his ticket to the NCAA championships with a fifth-place showing at Hornet Stadium on Saturday.
Ali Sets `U' Record to Punch NCAA Ticket
5/25/2018 - M. Track & Field
Ali punched his ticket to next month's NCAA championships after leading the 3,000 meter steeplechase field.
McKeag Advances to NCAA Championships
5/24/2018 - M. Track & Field
McKeag’s first throw of the day proved to be his best with a personal record of 63.97 meters (209-10 ft.).