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|Transcript||Home outdoor meet|
Saluki athletes all set to take on Indiana State
Oay Efvptun Sport. vVrttav
Some-team members are still nursing tbelr
In)jr.ca but tbe Salukl track and field team la
ready for Indiana Slate. The Sycamores Invade
Mc.Ar.drcw Sudlum Saturday In SlU'a firat home
outdoor mecc of 1970. •
Assistant coach Aubrey Dooley said Wednesday tbe injured distance runners Alan Robinson
and Ken Nalder, sprinter Ivory Crockett, pole
vaultcr Larry Casclo and triple-Jumper Don
Miller had all improved.
Crockett should be doing better than the 9, 5
effort he ran last week In ihe Ketmacaty Relays
100-yard dash, according to Dooley. Crockett
will also run In ibe 220-yard dash where
Sycamore Dick Fulmer could push tbe Saluki
atar. Fulmer la a great sprinter, according to
his coach Bill Maltoy.
Nalder has come on very strong In recent
weeks, especially during spring break when the
sophomore from Gee long. Australia turned In a
4:07 mile. Nalder will run tbe SSO-yard dash
Saturday. He had complained of severe pain In
the achlllcs tendon area laat week In the Kentucky Relays and could not finish his mile leg
of the distance medley relay. The injury Is
very similar to a foot ailment bothering Robinson.
Pole vaultcr Larry Casclo, the Illinois Iracr-
coiicglate champion. Is ready to compete. Casclo
had been held back with an ln)ury (or several
Miller also has had some rest In sn attempt
(o keep atraln off hla ailing foot. The Salukl
jumper should be ready as workouts, beg in to
taper today and Friday.
Tbe Sycamorea strong points will be In tbe
short and middle distance races. Peter liowe
of England baa run tbe 440 in 49.0 aa haa
team-mate Denny Jones for the Sycamorea.
Doth are key runners on the Sycamore mile
relay which turned In a 3:19 clocking lndoora
this season. SIU had a 3:16 in the Illinois
Intercollegiate* (n February.
Robinson will run both the mile and the tvro-
mllc Saturday, hoping for a double win. Hla
chief opposition Irom Indiana State will be Charles
Wanham, a 4:16 mllcr. Warthsm has gone 9;07
In the two mile, an event Robinson ran in 8:39.2
In the NCAA Indoor finals.
Steve Cookacy of Indiana State haa gene over
48 feet in the triple jump and was in the N'Caa
meet this year. The Sycsmorcs Ed Henry
could outclass boih Obcd Gardiner and Miller
In the long Jump II he repeats a 25-foot elfori
earlier thla year.