Mansaray finishes third for Tritons

—Photo by Kirk Hardcastle Iowa Central’s Agnes Mansaray finished third for the Tritons in the women’s 800 unseeded event at the Drake Relays on Thursday.

DES MOINES — The Iowa Central track team took part in a handful of events Thursday at the Drake Relays.

Freshman Agnes Mansaray set a new school record with a time of 2:09.78 to place third in the women’s 800 unseeded event.

Mansaray was behind Kent State’s Olivia Gaus (2:09.18) and Utah’s Caitie Faust (2:09.46). All three came out of the first heat, with Gaust climbing from 10th after the first 400 to runner-up.

Karim Achengli placed 11th in the 5000 with a time of 14:08.82. He was as high as ninth during the race, which was won by Drake’s Reed Fischer in 13:48.32.

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