Nebraska Engineering students compete at NCAA track meet

Nebraska Engineering students compete at NCAA track meet

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Nebraska Engineering students Stephen Cahoy (left) and Drew Wiseman represented UNL at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.
Nebraska Engineering students Stephen Cahoy (left) and Drew Wiseman represented UNL at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.
Nebraska Engineering students Stephen Cahoy and Drew Wiseman represented UNL at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, June 10-13 in Eugene, Ore.

Cahoy, a sophomore in biological systems engineering, finished in a tie for 16th place in the men's pole vault with a best leap of 16 feet, 10 3/4 inches. He entered the NCAA meet tied with 12 other athletes for the best qualifying jump (17 feet 6 1/2 inches).

Drew Wiseman, a junior in electrical engineering, had the 14th best time (51.16 seconds) in the 400-meter hurdles semifinals and was part of the Huskers' 4x400-meter relay team that had the 15th-best time (3 minutes, 7.72 seconds) in the semifinals. Neither qualified for Friday's finals.