The women advanced four to finals in the 200-meter dash
The sophomore ranks second in the Big Ten this year
The Boilermakers turned in several season-best marks Friday
Purdue won four events at the one-day meet
The Boilermakers wrapped up the home slate Saturday at Lambert Fieldhouse
- Placed seventh in Louisville Invitational outdoor in the 3k (3000S) with a time of 9:44.78
- Placed seventh in LSU Battle on the Bayou outdoor in the 1500m with a personal record time of 3:57.71
- Competed in four indoor meets
- Won the mile with a PR of 4:16.88 at the Fred Wilt Invite
- Had a 3k PR of 8:32.72 at the IU Relays where he was ninth
- Had a 5k PR of 14:59.31 at the Meyo Invite
- Did not compete
2014:Transferred to Purdue from Grand Valley State in the fall.
High School:Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track; All-State in cross country junior year placing 21st in state; team state championship junior year; Junior Olympic National Champion Team in 2010; PR of 1:58 in the 800m, 4:17 in the 1600m, 9:20 in 3200m, and 15:34 in 5000m; 5th at Midwest meet of champions in 1600m.
Personal: Bryan Cole Hester born Sept. 11, 1994; Parents Mike Hester and Bonnie May; has one older brother, Alex, and one younger brother, Sam; enjoys rock climbing, all sports, long walks on the beach, and romantic comedies starring Tom Hanks; plans to study exercise physiology and management as a minor; would like to be a college professor and coach.