Norton Sets Second School Record of Season at HPU's VertKlasse Meeting

Norton Sets Second School Record of Season at HPU's VertKlasse Meeting

HIGH POINT, N.C.---Guilford College's Chad Norton set his second school record of the season at Saturday's VertKlasse meeting at High Point University.

Norton (4:23.41) broke the school's mile run record by 1.2 seconds.  With the mark, Norton set his second school record of the season and finished 11th in the race, the best Division III time in the field.

Andris Goncarovs (4:24.90) finished with the second best Division III time in the mile run, taking 16th place.  David Cason finished right behind Goncarovs with a time of 4:25.17.

Cason also finished with the second best Division III time in the 400 meter dash at 2:00.44, finishing 17th overall.  Norton (2:00.99) finished .55 seconds behind Cason, the third best Division III time and 19th overall.

Kevin Tiller led Guilford's sprinters in the participation division of the 200 meter dash with a time of 23.72 seconds.

Guilford returns to the track next Saturday at the Winston-Salem State Collegiate Invitational.