Saksa's 1500 performance is second fastest by an Ole

Thomas Lambert
May 16, 2013

LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Brian Saksa ran the second fastest 1500 meters ever run by an Ole as he competed at the NCAA Division III Track & Field Qualifier meet on Thursday at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Saksa turned in a 3:49.79, placing him behind only Mike Palmquist (3:47:84 in 1980) in the St. Olaf record book.

Saksa's time earned him fourth place at the meet.

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