Luis Orta snatches two gold medals for track at the SEC championships

University of Kentucky Senior Luis Orta won the 3,000 meter and the 5,000 meter races respectively this past weekend as UK hosted the South Eastern Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships. Saturday night, the Caracas, Venezuela native won the 3K in impressive fashion, sprinting to the finish line opening up a good gap on his opponents in the final meters. He won in a time of 8 minutes and 11.30 seconds. Less than 24 hours later, Orta grabbed his second SEC title in the 5K with a time of 14 minutes and 9.34 seconds. He was the only winner for UK

Luis sat down and spoke about his preparation and the races.


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