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Lisa Koll (Iowa State) crosses the finish line first in the Women's Inivtational 5,000 meter run. Earlier in the year, Koll set an American collegiate record of 32:11.43 in the 10,000 meters and qualified for the 2008 Olympic Trials.

Lolo Jones (Asics and ex DM Roosevelt) acknowledges the ovation from the crowd after capturing her fourth straight 100 meter hurdle title. Jones was named the Outstanding Women's Performer for setting a new Drake Relays record with a time of 12.74…

Lolo Jones (Asics and ex DM Roosevelt) clears the final hurdle cleanly on her way to her fourth straight Drake Relays title in the Women's Invitational 100 meter hurdles. Her time of 12.74 seconds broke her old Drake Relays record of 12.93 set in…

Reese Hoffa (NYAC), 2005 Drake Relays shot put champion, finished third in this year's Men's Invitational Shot Put with a distance of 66 feet 8 inches.

Trey Harts anchored Baylor to victory in the U/C 4x1000 relay. The Bears became the first men's university team to sweep all four sprint relays since 1944.

Bill Neeman, an official at the Drake Relays makes an announcement.

Bill Stern, Sports Director of NBC Radio covers the Drake Relays.

Bruce Jenner won the Relays decathlon in 1972, 1975, and 1976. In 1978 he was inducted into the Drake Relays Hall of Fame. At the 1972 Olympics he finished 10th in the decathlon. In 1976 he broke his own wold record to capture the Gold medal at the…

Buttons advertising the Drake Relays from various years.

Cindy Bremser competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics and finished fourth in the women's 3,000-meter run. She went to the University of Wisconsin and in 1985 had been competing in the Relays for 10 consecutive years.