Fay Seventh in NCAA Final

Brian Fay took an excellent seventh place in the NCAA 5,000m final on Friday night in the famous Hayward Field, Eugene.

Fay clocked 13 minutes 31.39 seconds to round off a brilliant first season for Washington State.

The race was won by Olin Hacker of Wisconsin in 13:27.73. Fay was less than three seconds off bronze, with silver going to Morgan Beadlesomb in 13:28.38 and bronze to Nico Young in 13:28.62.

A great run and a brilliant way for Fay to round off his freshman year.

At the Watford BMC on Saturday, Niamh Kearney clocked 4:25.92 for seventh in the 1500m women’s C race.

In the 1500m C men’s race Kieran Kelly posted 3:48.65 for seventh. Juan Ignacio Pena Pizarro set a new personal best of 3:47.92 for third place in the D race.

Susie O’Flynn won the women’s E race in 2:14.08.