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.
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.
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.