UC Santa Barbara's Ryan Martin finished eighth in the final of the 800 meters at the World University Games on Sunday.
Martin, who will be a senior in 2011-12, ran a 1:51.89 in the final. The race was won by Australia's Lachian Renshaw in a time of 1:46.36. China's Haining Teng was second at 1:46.62, Kenya's Fred Samoei was third at 1:46.72 and American Casimir Loxsom was fourth at 1:46.73.
Martin, a two-time All-American, qualified for the final after finishing second to Samoei in his semifinal heat.