this is only 4 sec. long, watch fast
In 1938 he ran on the USC team which lowered the WR to 40.5.
|Lower Right, Jim Metcalf and Tom Von Ruden|
"The reason LA State, I thought is was San Diego State; anyway, the reason they had the lead was that I had trouble runinng fast times solo as a soph. I had run + lead off at Kansas or we would have broken the record. at Drake, I ran and change because Ohio University ran their third best guy, a man, first ,in hopes of getting a lead, then their second guy who was slow could finish even with John and then they had Barry Sugden and Darnell Mitchell who had been on the US national team.
|Clarence Robinson with his coach Hugh Hackett, a local HS football and track coach in Albequerque; came to UNM as head track coach in 1958|
Ryun's HS race May 1965 3:58.3