Bobby Morrow of Abilene Christian University nears the finish line in the anchor leg of the 440-Yard Relay. Abilene Christian University won the event with a time of :40.5, which set a Drake Relays records. Other team members were Waymond Griggs,…
Elliott Evans of Drake nears the finish line while relay team member Gordie Hoffert jumps in celebration. Behind Evans are team members Dave Compton and Dennis Hunt. Drake won the four-mile relay with a time of 16:39.7.
Four page newspaper article from the April 22, 1917 issue of the Drake Delphic. The article talks about the highlights of the 1917 Drake Relays; including a World Record matched by the Notre Dame Two Mile Relay team and the great hurdler Bob Simpson.
Drake Delphic article published the day before the 1916 Drake Relays. The article sees a good chance of a new Drake Relay Record being set in the Four Mile Relay. The article is continued on page 2, and lists the current records for the Relays.