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Idaho entered three men in the Inter-collegiate champion:.hiJ> track meet held at the Lewis and Clark Exposition Stadium in Portland, Oregon, on June 16 and 17, '905路 Edmund son. our star half-miler, won the half-mile race. and at the same time lowered the northwest record from 2:02 3-5 to 2 :oo 1-5. Ile also won the mile run in 4:35 2-5, which is within four seconds of the coast record. Matthews took second in the two-mile race, being beaten by Gates of Pacific by six inches. Matthews, however, had just run in that speedy half mile, taking third place. He also won second in the mile run. Murphy won second place in the pole-vault. Eight colleges participated in the meet. Oregon Agricultnral College won first by winning 6o points with a team of ten men: Idaho won second with a team of three men. securing 20 points.

1907 Gem of the Mountains, Volume 4 - University of Idaho Yearbook