Boise State collected their third individual WAC title tonight when senior Forest Braden won the men's 10,000-meters at the WAC Track & Field Championships.
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Boise State's Forest Braden came
through once again for Coach Mike Maynard.
Braden won the 10,000-meter run last night at the Western Athletic
Conference Track & Field Championships in Fresno, California. It was the sixth WAC title of Braden's
distinguished career at Boise State.
Braden ran the distance
in 31 minutes, 11.66 seconds, nearly a full 20 seconds better than his closest
competitor, Seth Wold of Utah State. Teammate Brandon Christoffersen also scored
points for the Bronco team with a sixth-place finish. Christoffersen covered the distance in
The Bronco team is down
a bit in its quest to repeat as WAC Champions and will need to take care of business in
this, the final day of the Championships.
1 Braden, Forest SR BOISE STATE 31:11.66 10
2 Wold, Seth SO UTAH STATE 31:31.64 8
3 Schuler, Zach JR LOUISIANA TECH 32:27.80 6
4 Racine, Matt SO IDAHO 32:50.57 4
5 Marshall, Tim SR LOUISIANA TECH 33:11.77 2
6 Christoffersen, Brandon SR BOISE STATE 35:22.54 1
7 Geis, Brandon FR FRESNO STATE