In the presence of Olympians and world-record holders, Stanford excelled at the 24th Payton Jordan Invitational on Thursday night. Sophomore Connor Lane and junior Alex Ostberg each broke their personal bests in the men’s 5,000 meters by 17 seconds in one of their strongest showings of the year. Stanford now has six athletes under 13:50 at the distance.
Several Olympians and world-record holders converge on Cobb Track and Field for the 24th Payton Jordan Invitational on Thursday night. The meet, which marks the final home meet of the year for Stanford track and field, also welcomes five All-American alums back to The Farm.
Standout Stanford senior Vanessa Fraser had a record-breaking performance at this weekend’s Payton Jordan Invitational in the 5,000 meter race, setting a personal best by over 15 seconds.
This past Sunday, Stanford track and field hosted the Payton Jordan Invitational. While the Cardinal were quite successful overall, two runners – junior Sean McGorty and sophomore Olivia Baker – shined particularly brightly, setting personal records while posting times below the collegiate standard. McGorty took home seventh in the men’s 5,000 with a time of 13:24.25,…
Saturday’s Payton Jordan Invitational once again lived up to its billing as one of the most competitive track and field meetings on American soil, with professional, Stanford and collegiate athletes from across the country throwing down remarkable performances on Cobb Track. By the end of the long night — the last event began shortly before…
June 14, 2009, was not a fun day for this guy.
Senior Chris Derrick set personal, school and national records in the 10,000 meters at the Payton Jordan Invitational on Sunday night.