Walker, Pullaro Run at Jr. Nationals

Sophomore Matt Walker finished 11th in the 10,000 meter run at the USA Track and Field Junior Nationals on Saturday night. Walker posted a time of 33:34.67 in the race.  He finished just eight seconds outside of the top-10 with his performance.

The race winner, Ryan Pickering of Oregon, paced the field with a time of 30:56.77.

10,000 Meter Results

Freshman Andy Pullaro ran the 5,000 meter on Friday night and finished in 20th place.  Pullaro posted a time of 15:55.01 in the event.

The 5,000 was won by Kirubel Erassa of Oklahoma State, he ran a 14:28.00.

5,000 Meter Results

The USA Junior Nationals feature the top under-20 talent in the country.  The field for the meet consists of elite high school and young collegiate runners.