The Dakota State University indoor track and field will be sending five student-athletes to the Husker Invitational this weekend, hosted by NCAA Division I University of Nebraska.
The meet will feature numerous schools from NCAA Division I. Over 300 athletes are expected to compete in the invitational.
Andy Coy (sophomore - Hill City, S.D.) will be running the men's 800-meter run. Currently, he is the fourth fastest runner in the nation in the one-mile run with a time of four minutes and 14.52 seconds. Coy had qualified for NAIA Nationals in the 800-meter run, one-mile run and 600-meter dash.
Devon Berkness (senior - Madison, S.D.) competes in the men's 3000-meter run.
Anthony Drealan will be running as an unattached. He will run in the special men's 3000-meter run.
Danielle Rowe (senior - Rapid City, S.D.) will participate in the women's high jump. She had already qualified for NAIA Nationals.
Brittany Young (sophomore - Casper, Wyo.) races in the women's 800-meter run.
For more information on the meet, go to http://www.huskers.com/ViewArticle.dbml?ATCLID=205088887&DB_OEM_ID=100.
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director