Tom Purnell took eighth in the 3,000 meter race at IC4A's Sunday (Brian Panoff).
BOSTON - Junior distance runner Tom Purnell represented the Harvard indoor track and field team in a strong way Sunday, posting an eighth-place finish in the 3,000 meter run at the 2015 IC4A Championships hosted by Boston University.
Purnell clocked in at 8:14.46, his second-fastest time this year. Georgetown's Collin Leibold won the event, which featured 32 competitors.
The indoor season comes to a close next weekend with sophomore thrower Nikki Okwelogu competing at the NCAA Championships in Fayetteville, Arkansas in the shot put.