Johnson & Wales returned to Golden on Saturday to open 2018 at the Mines Twilight Classic hosted by Colorado School of Mines.
The men's 400 meter event had Alan Almeida (Aurora, Colo.) represent JWU with a 7th place finish at 52.82. The one mile race had four 'Cats compete in a crowded field. Alberto Rodriguez (San Jacinto, Calif.) finished in 12th place with a time of 4:40.11 followed by Bryce Moore (Loma, Colo.) in 21st at 5:03.41. Daniel Larom (Elk River, Minn.) finished in 26th place with a time of 5:36.46 followed by Abelardo Villegas (Irving, Texas) in 27th at 5:47.80.
Johnson & Wales will head to the Pittsburg State Invitational next weekend as the 'Cats get into the heart of their indoor season.