Lane alumni O'Connor and Kelly help win relays for Oregon and Iowa State
Kylee O'Connor, Sheldon HS/ Eugene OR and Ben Kelly, Hanford HS / Richland WA, both former Lane Titans, provided outstanding 4x400 Relay legs for their respective schools this past weekend.
O'Connor was the lead-off leg for the University of Oregon team that won the Florida Relay collegiate final in 3:35.73, while Kelly was the second leg for an Iowa State team that won the Stanford Invitational in 3:10.41
Both are juniors competing in their first outdoor meet of the 2017 season.
O'Connor was the 2015 NWAC Heptathlon champion and a member of the championship 4x100m relay and 4x400m relay teams. She was also runner-up in the 2016 100m hurdles and 400m hurdles
Kelly was the 2015 NWAC Champion in the 100m dash and runner up in the 200m dash. He was also a member of the 2015 4x100 meter relay champions for Lane.