CLOVIS, Calif. – Huruy Zeratsion and Raul Rodarte finished 10th and 14th in the 1,500 meter race at the Bulldog Invitational on Saturday as Zeratsion beat his personal record.
Zeratsion crossed the finish line second in his heat in 4:02.97, beating his 4:05.14 PR time he ran at last year's Bulldog Invitational.
Rodarte took the lead for the first two and a half laps of the 1,500m race to finish at 4:06.66.
“Raul went out and kept the race honest. Huruy ran a savvy race and with a strong last lap, ran a nice PR,” said Spartans cross country coach Brad Wick.
1,500 Meters – Section 2
1. Ryan Phillips, Fresno Pacific, 3:52.38; 2. Uriel Cabanas, Fresno State, 3:53.20; 3. Alex Merder, Cal Poly, 3:55.52; 4. Chriss Grimble, Fresno State, 3:55.97; 5. Dustin Herold, Cal Poly, 3:56.24; 10. Huruy Zeratsion, San José State, 4:02.97; 14. Raul Rodarte, San José State, 4:06.66.