Geneva, Ohio – Day one of the 47th Annual Men's and 32nd Annual Women's NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships consisted of Pentathlon, Heptathlon, 5000m Semifinals, 3200m Relay Semifinals, 1600m Trials, and Distance Medley Relay Semifinals (NAIA Recap Article).
Jordan Arnold and Karissa Cominator from Friends University earned a spot in the Women's 5000M Finals, while Javier Ceja will run the finals in the Men's 5000M finals, both will be run on on March 3.
The schedule for March 2nd includes three field event trials & finals (Long Jump, Pole Vault, Weight Throw). Two track finals (3000M Walk and 3200M Relay). Nine track semifinals (1600M, 60M Hurdles, 400M, 600M, 60M, 800M, 1000M, 3000M, 200M).
KCAC student-athletes competing in these events are:
Cecilia Burley, Friends, Women 3000 Meter Run Prelims. (Seeded 9th)
Rhea Rollins, Southwestern, Women 60 Meter Hurdles Prelims. (Seeded 17th)
Emily Post, Tabor, Women High Jump. (Seeded 12th)
Jasmine Peggese, Tabor, Women Weight Throw. (Seeded 12th)
Ira Autry, Bethany, Men Long Jump. (Seeded 7th)
Quentin Benning, Friends, Men Shot Put. (Seeded 10th)
Tim Patterson, Friends, Men 1 Mile. (Seeded 21st)
Derrick Toney, McPherson, Men High Jump. (Seeded 3rd)
Max Brown, Ottawa, Men Shot Put. (Seeded 18th)
Clarence Anderson, Ottawa, Men 60 Meter Dash Prelims. (Seeded 14th)
Clarence Anderson, Ottawa, Men 200 Meter Dash Prelims. (Seeded 14th)
Kevin Rodgers, Southwestern, Men Long Jump. (Seeded 11th)
Colton Siler, Southwestern, Men 60 Meter Prelims. (Seeded 18th)
Chris Copeland, Southwestern, 600 Meter Run Prelims. (Seeded 14th)
Darnell Pittman, Southwester, 600 Meter Run Prelims. (Seeded 19th)
Dominick Eastman, Tabor, Men 60 Meter Hurdles Prelims. (Seeded 2nd)
Tabor, Men 4x800 Meter Relay. (Seeded 19th)
Nathan Vogel, Tabor, 600 Meter Prelims. (Seeded 15th)