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Luther finished fourth of six teams at the Central College Weather Saver invitational. The Norse posted 89 points. Host Central won the meet with 177, followed by Simpson with 161.5 and Grandview with 125.
Lucas Kane placed eighth in the hammer throw (149-10). With this mark he also ranks fifth on Luther's all-time list in this event.
Second place finishes were recorded by Collin Kern in the 800 (1:58.70) and Elijah Kane in both the pole vault (12-5 1/2) and javelin (167-1).
Erik Duethman won the 5000 meters (15:36.90). He was followed by teammates Luke Lumbar, Bill Jeide, Aaron Marx, Christian Deranek and Max Walker who finished second through sixth respectively.
Nathan Orton placed third in the 3000 steeplechase (10:17.24).
Luther will return to action on April 14 when it will participate in the Lee Krough Invitational hosted by Gustavus Adolphus College. Start time is scheduled for 10:00 a.m.
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