Johnie Drake took eighth in the 60m finals on Saturday evening, turning in a time of 6.72. DaBryan Blanton from Oklahoma took the top spot. He was the 60m champion with a time 6.59.
Drake becomes the 21st track and field All-American in CMU history. The last All-American was Jeff DeLong in 2001.
Drake automatically qualified for the championships at the Central Collegiate Indoor Track and Field Championships on Jan. 29. He turned in a time of 6.57 at Eastern Michigan's indoor track.
Below is the final results from the 60m championships:
Event 1 Men 60 Meter Dash
1 DaBryan Blanton SO Oklahoma 6.59 10
2 Mardy Scales SR M. Tenn. St. 6.61 8
3 Mark Burns SO Auburn 6.61 6
4 Tyson Gay SO Arkansas 6.63 5
5 Jabari Fields SR Texas Christian 6.70 4
6 John Woods JR Colorado State 6.71 3
7 Sean Lambert SR Tennessee 6.72 2
8 Johnie Drake JR Central Michigan 6.72 1
Drake Garners All-America Laurels
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