Zach Dahleen notched his highest finish of the season.
Brian Dixon paced the Saluki men with a sixth-place finish time of 24:49 in the men's 8K race.
Zach Dahleen anchors men to second place finish
Men win second team title of season
Last updated January 9, 2013
2012: Ran in four races for the Salukis...Two top-20 finishes, including a sixth-place finish at the SIU Early Bird...Best 8K time of the season was 26:19, clocked at the Bradley Classic on Oct. 12.
2011: Participated in six meets, all with the Salukis...Best finish came at the SIU Early Bird on Sep. 2 in fifth place...Had an average finish of 34.3.
High School: Three-time state qualifier and team's most valuable player at Lane Tech College Prep in Chicago...Set the school record in the indoor 4x800m during his senior year...Named most inspirational athlete all four years.
Personal: Born on Nov. 1, 1992, to Kadir Datu and Asho Kalu...Majoring in health care management.