Koskei shatters 31-year-old track record

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Wichita State's Winny broke the Wichita State 3000m school record, March 22, 2019 at Cessna Stadium.

Winny Koskei broke Wichita State’s 3000-meter school record Friday during the second day of the Herm Wilson Invitational.

Koskei, a redshirt sophomore from Kenya, topped the school’s record that was last held by Kathryn Evans for 31 years. Koskei ran a time of 9:40.68. Evans’ time was 9:46.90.

Wichita State will compete in the third day of the Herm Wilson Invitational on Saturday.