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Teri Anderson of Topeka, Kansas was the winner of the One-Mile Run with a time of 4:41.6.

Van Nelson, DeHart Hubbard and Theron Lewis stand on the awards podium as they are inducted into the Drake Relays Hall of Fame. Nelson was a standout distance runner in the 1960s from St. Cloud State University. Hubbard competed in the Drake Relays…

Runners in the high school girls 100-Yard Dash prepare to begin the race.

Girls competing in the high school girls 100-Yard Dash.

The Marshalltown Majorettes do high kicks.

Jennifer Jo Ownes of Iowa State University, the 1973 Relays Queen, is crowned by Drake President Wilbur C. Miller.

Lucian Rosa poses with runners from the community before the 1973 Drake Relays Marathon. Rosa won the 1972, 1973 and 1975 marathon. He set a Relays record in 1972 with a time of 2:22.13. He improved on that record in 1975 with a time of 2:18.57.

Rodney Milburn at the Drake Relays. Milburn won the 120-Yard High Hurdles with a time of :13.5, a Drake Relays record. Milburn also won a gold medal in the 1972 Olympics and held world records in the 120-Yard High Hurdles and the 110-Meter High…

Olympian Rodney Milburn at the Drake Relays. Milburn won the 120-Yard High Hurdles in 1971 (:13.5 - Drake Relays record), 1972 (:13.6), and 1973 (:13.5 - Drake Relays record).

Rodney Milburn runs the 120-Yard High Hurdles. Milburn won the event with a time of :13.5, a Drake Relays record. Milburn also won a gold medal in the 1972 Olympics and held world records in the 120-Yard High Hurdles and the 110-Meter High Hurdles.…