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Forum staff reports, Published May 12 2012

MSUM's Robinson, Bredy come up big at NSIC championships

BISMARCK – Laquone Robinson and Derek Bredy each won two individual events Saturday to help spark Minnesota State Moorhead to a second-place finish at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Outdoor men’s track and field championships.

The Dragons finished with 179 points. Minnesota State-Mankato took first place with 212 points.

Robinson took first place in the 110- and 400-meter hurdles. Robinson also won Friday’s long jump.

Bredy took first in the 100 and triple jump. Robinson set a meet record in the 110 hurdles with a time of 14.13 seconds.

Bredy and Robinson, both juniors, also ran legs on MSUM’s winning 400 relay.

Junior Clayton Foster took first place in the men’s 1,500, setting a meet record with a time of 3 minutes, 53.01 seconds.

The MSUM women set two meet records in the relays. The Dragons took first place in the 400 relay (46.63) and 1,600 relay (3:47.98). Karlene Lorenz, Kendra Mooberry, Nicole Hall and Mary Tanoe were on the 400 relay. Lorenz, Mooberry, Hall and Amy Wulff were on the 1,600 relay.

The University of Mary won the women’s title with 200½ points. The Dragons women finished in fifth place with 92 points.