WAUKESHA, Wis. — Sam Stevens ran to a third-place finish in the 1,500 meters on Saturday to pace the Lawrence University track and field team.

Stevens was a little more than two seconds off the winning time of 4:06.14 of¬†UW-Oshkosh’s Brett DeNure. Stevens finished in 4:08.53.

M. Jay Bouska, competing in his first collegiate meet, took sixth place in the triple jump with a leap of 38 feet, 3.5 inches.

The women were paced by Rose Tepper, who placed eighth in the high jump with a leap of 4-11.