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Fernando Abugattas of Northwestern (Iowa) wins the high jump (university & college section) with a mark of 6'9".

Paul Morrison, a longtime fixture with Drake University's Athletic Department at the 1969 Drake Relays. Mr. Morrison graduated from Drake University in 1939.

A runner from Kansas clears the water pit in the 3,000- Meter Steeplechase. The athlete is either Jon Callen or Paul Mattingly. Jeromee Liebenberg of Western Michigan University won the event with a time of 8:54.6.

A crowd walks around outside Drake Stadium.

The judges stand at the 1970 Drake Relays.

The Bulova Accutron Phototimer captures another close finish.

Texas A&M's Mens team had a great year at the Drake Relays in 1970. They were victorious in the 880-Yard Relay, the 440-Yard Relay or the 480-Yard Shuttle High Hurdles. Pictured is one of those victorious teams on the winners stand.

Curtis Mills with members of the 880-Yard Relay. Texas A & M won the relay with a time of 1:21:7. Mills anchored the team.

Edgar Musgrave, the Clerk of Course for the 1970 Relays, speaks into his radio.

Ralph Mann signs an autograph. Mann won the 1970 440-Yard Hurdles with a time of :49.4. That same year Drake hosted the NCAA Track and Field Championships where Mann finished the 440-Yard Hurdles with a World Record setting time of :48.8.