Saksa is All-America with seventh place finish

Mike Ludwig
March 10, 2012

GRINNELL, Iowa - St. Olaf sophomore Brian Saksa earned All-America honors with his seventh place finish in the mile at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday afternoon.

Saksa finished with a time of 4:15.86. He ran a 4:13.17 at the MIAC championships last weekend and has a 4:10.37 to his credit earlier this winter, which is second on the all-time list at St. Olaf.

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