Jack Hackett Records Third-Fastest Mile in School History
March 5, 2011
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Junior Jack Hackett recorded the third fastest mile time in Marquette history Saturday afternoon at the Alex Wilson Invitational with a time of 4:07.38.
"What a great way to close out the indoor season," Marquette track and field head coach Bert Rogers said. "Jack ran a great race this afternoon and finished the season with some positive momentum."
The Port Washington, Wis., native placed 12th in the event and topped his previous personal best of 4:08.97, which was fifth in school history.
The Golden Eagles will begin the outdoor season Friday at the USF Open in Tampa, Fla.
UW NCAA Qualifier (Friday)
Alex Wilson Invitational
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