Tigers Nerdal Captures Record Breaking First at Kansas Relays

University of Memphis Track and Field All-American Steffan Nerdal breaks the school record in the Hammer Throw Thursday..

Nerdal wins the Prestigious Kansas Relays with a throw of 229 Feet, 1 Inch.

It's also the top throw in Conference USA this year.

He out-threw the field by almost 24-feet.

It's the Third straight Time Nerdal has captured First Place in a meet this season.

Nerdal will be featured at the Memphis Tiger Invitational this weekend.

The meet gets underway Friday at the U of M's South Campus.

The Hammer Throw is the First event at 3pm.