The Nebraska track and field team wrapped up competition at the NCAA West Region Preliminary Round this weekend on the campus of the University of Arkansas. The Huskers added five more qualifiers on the final day and are set to have 21 total bids at the NCAA Championships in Eugene in two weeks.
The Huskers will head back to Lincoln as preparations continue for the NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. The meet is scheduled to start on Wednesday, June 11 and will run through Saturday, June 14.
Huskers Advancing to the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore.
Veronica Grizzle, Hammer Throw
Men’s 4×100-Meter Relay (Welk, McKenzie, Hall, Thompson)
Sean Pille, 110-meter Hurdles
Chad Wright, Discus
Men’s 4×400-Meter Relay (Gipson, Wiseman, Bender, Rush)
Will Lohman, Hammer Throw
Cody Rush, 400 Meters
Ellie Ewere, Triple Jump
Miles Ukaoma, 400-Meter Hurdles
Tibor Koroknai, 400-Meter Hurdles
Mate Koroknai, 400-Meter Hurdles
Jodi-Rae Blackwood, 400-Meter Hurdles
Maggie Malone, Javelin
Chad Wright, Shot Put
Tierra Williams, Long Jump
Jazmin McCoy, Long Jump
Mollie Gribbin, Long Jump
Annie Jackson, Shot Put
Carlie Pinkelman, Shot Put
Patrick Raedler, Long Jump
Anne Martin, heptathlon (secured bid prior to regional)