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Melvin Lattany wins his fourth straight 100-Meter Dash with a time of :10.33. Lattany became the first collegian in Drake Relays history to win the same event four consecutive years. In 1981 he was named the Drake Relays Outstanding Performer.…

Some familiar faces watch the 1986 Drake Relays. From left to right: Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, Vice President George Bush, Iowa Governor Robert D. Ray, Drake President Michael Ferrari, and former Iowa Governor Terry Branstad.

Runners in the Invitational 5,000-Meter Run. From front to back are Tori Neubauer of Club Sota, Betty Springs of Athletics West and Cindy Bremser of Wisconsin United. Stephanie Herbst of the University of Wisconsin won the event with a time of…

Runners pass the scoreboard as they compete in the 5,000-Meter Run. Peter McColgan of the University of Alabama won with a time of 13:53.0

Some familiar faces watch the 1986 Drake Relays. From left to right: Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, Vice President George Bush, Iowa Governor Robert D. Ray, Drake President Michael Ferrari, and former Iowa Governor Terry Branstad.

An unidentified Womens distance relay event takes place during a snow shower during the 1994 Drake Relays.

Carl Lewis of the Santa Monica Track Club running in the 100-Meter Dash. Lewis was a member of the U.S. Olympic Track Team in 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992 and 1996. He took home 9 Gold and 1 Silver medal from those Olympics. During his amazing career Lewis…

Holli Hyche of Indiana State University set the Drake Relays record in the 100-Meter Dash with a time of 11.18 seconds. She was a seven-time NCAA women's sprint champion from Indiana State, and is a member of the Drake Relays Hall of Fame.

Tim Dwight of City High School passes the baton to a teammate in the 4x400-Meter Relay. City High School won both the 4x100-Meter Relay and the 4x400-Meter Relay in 1994.

Gina Dewitt of Drake University has fun with the crowd after winning the 800-Meter Run. Dewitt was a star runner at Drake in the 90's, setting records for the school in the 800 Meter, and Mile runs.