Kuk wins 800m in final day of ISU Open

Ames, Iowa -- Missouri Southern freshman Viktor Kuk picked up a win in the 800m as the Lions competed in day two of the Iowa State Open in Ames today. 

Kuk ran a 1:54.46 in the event which was just short of a provisional time. Michael Weis finished 35th in the 800 with a time of 2:01.43. In other action, Sam Pogue was 31st in the mile with a time of 4:30.62, while Kevin Wright was 42nd in the 600 yard with a time of 1:17.15. 

The Lions will be back at it next weekend with meets at Iowa State and Central Missouri.