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Dalen Dirth earned All-America honors today at the NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships. Dirth placed fifth in the heptathlon posting a seven event total of 4,829 points. His point total was a new school record and 140 points better than his qualifying mark.
Richard Roethel of Christopher Newport won the individual national title with a point total of 5,434.
Dirth's performances and point totals are listed below
60 meter dash - 7.48 - 719 pts.
1,000 meters - 2:42.87 - 842 pts.
60 hurdles - 8.63 - 829 pts.
high jump - 6-0 1/2 - 661 pts.
pole vault - 12-1 1/2 - 535 pts.
long jump - 20-6 1/2 - 644 pts.
shot put - 38-11 1/2 - 599 pts.
Apple Valley, Minn.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586