Men's 4x800m Relay Runs Second Fastest Time in School History at Texas Relays

April 8, 2011


AUSTIN, Texas - Louisiana Tech's men's 4x800m relay team ran the second fastest time in school history Thursday as action swung into full gear at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin.

The quartet of Alwayne Green, Matt Wolfe, Justin Terry and Jermaine Morris ran 7:31.23 to finish in fourth place, less than two seconds behind third place Oklahoma. The mark, the second best time in school history, is less than two seconds from the school record of 7:29.32 set on April 23, 1982 in College Station, Texas.

In the women's 400m hurdles, Shante Benion ran 1:03.65 to finish 33rd overall.

In Wednesday's opening action, Kyle Davis ran 10:38.90 in the 3,000m steeplechase to finish fifth.

Action at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays continues Friday and Saturday in Austin.

For complete coverage of Tech Track and Field, please visit the official home of Louisiana Tech Athletics at




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