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Then California governor Ronald Reagan and Iowa Governor Robert D. Ray pose with the 1974 Drake Relays Queen Gloria Watson.

Runners compete in the One-Mile Relay at the 1975 Drake Relays. Kansas won the event with a time of 3:06.3

Al Feuerbach talks with Jim Zabel of WHO Radio. Feuerbach won the shot put with a distance of 66'. He held the Drake Relays record of 69'6.5" from 1972.

Charlton Ehizuelen of the University of Illinois. Ehizuelen won the Long Jump with a distance of 26'1.75" and the Triple Jump with a distance of 52'11.25" in 1975.

Charlton Ehizuelen of the University of Illinois. Ehizuelen won the Long Jump with a distance of 26'1.75" and the Triple Jump with a distance of 52'1.25".

Clyde Duncan joins the Drake Relays Hall of Fame. Duncan was the first high school athlete ever to win the same event three different times. Duncan won the 100-Yard Dash in 1962 (:09.9), 1963 (:09.8) and 1964 (:09.3). His 1964 time would have set a…

Ed Merdoza of the University of Arizona gets a hug from his coach Willie L. Williams. Mendoza won the 10,000-Meter Run with a time of 28:23.15.

Tony Staynings navigates the water hazard in the 1976 running of the 3000-Meter Steeplechase. Staynings went on to win with a time of 8:51.23.

Runners jockey for position during the 1978 Mens Distance Medley Relay. Visable teams include Auburn, Drake, Bowling Green, Minnesota, and Iowa. Baylor won the event with a time of 9:37.03.

Officials stand with their hats over their hearts during the National Anthem.