CHICKASHA – USAO freshman Kyle Garretson set a new school record with a 28:47.36 eight-kilometer finish at the OBU Invitational on Saturday morning in Shawnee.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is in its third year of the cross country program, and Garretson broke a record that was set the first season by an entire minute. The previous record, held by Kieran Brennan, was 29:48 and set at the same race in 2012.
CHICKASHA – After 40 years dedicated to the university’s athletic programs and more than a decade as an athletic director, the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma’s Brisco McPherson became the NAIA’s fourth member of the John McLendon Minority Athletics Administrators Hall of Fame.
The John McLendon Minority Scholarship Steering Committee unanimously selected McPherson as this year’s inductee, who was a long-time men’s...