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UNI men 3rd, women 5th at MVC track championships

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The Panther men captured two championships on Sunday, both by sophomore Brandon Carnes, as the UNI track team finished 3rd in the MVC championships for the 3rd time in 4 years.

Carnes captured titles in both the 100 and 200 meter races for the second straight season. 

Southern Illinois captured the men's team championship.

On the women's side, the Panthers saw another athlete capture a pair of titles on the final day. Senior Alex Wilson took honors in the 800 and 1600 meter races as the UNI women finished 5th in the team race.

Wichita State won the women's team championship.

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