CC’s Megan Koch Breaks Own School Record in 800 at Air Force Open

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USAFA, COLO. For the second time during the indoor season, Colorado College freshman Megan Koch set a school record in the 800-meter race, this time at the Air Force Collegiate Open Friday at the Air Force Academy.

Koch finished second in Friday’s race with a time of 2:23.36, lowering her own mark of 2:23.99, set at the Colorado Running Company Open on Feb. 9.

Other individual highlights from Friday’s meet include Alexia Preston and Marilyn Jackson each placing sixth in the mile and long jump, respectively. Jackson produced a personal-best jump of 15’0”.

“We finished our indoor meets with some strong results and are looking forward to the outdoor season,” head coach Ted Castaneda said.

The Tigers will open the outdoor season on Saturday, March 2, at the Long Beach Opener Meet.