MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – 4 members of the West Virginia College observe and subject group have certified for the 2021 NCAA Division I Out of doors Monitor and Subject East Preliminary Spherical, from Could 26-29, in Jacksonville, Florida.
Redshirt junior Hayley Jackson, juniors Katherine Dowie and Peter-Homosexual McKenzie, in addition to redshirt freshman Ceili McCabe are set to signify the Mountaineers on the four-day, regional meet at North Florida’s Hodges Stadium.
The competitors commences with males’s occasions on Wednesday, Could 26, at 1:30 p.m. ET. Ladies’s occasions will start on Thursday, Could 27, at 1:30 p.m. ET. The boys will proceed motion on Friday, Could 28 at 1:00 p.m. ET and the ladies will shut out the competitors on Saturday, Could 29 at 1:00 p.m. ET.
On Thursday, McKenzie will take part within the lengthy leap competitors at 3:00 p.m., earlier than Jackson participates within the 1,500 meters first spherical at 6:30 p.m.
The 1,500 meters quarterfinal is scheduled for Saturday at 5:45 p.m. To qualify, Jackson should end within the high 5 of her warmth in Thursday’s first spherical or register one of many subsequent 4 quickest instances out of the 4 complete heats. She can be adopted by Dowie and McCabe within the 3,000 meter steeplechase on Saturday, at 6:10 p.m.
Followers can observe together with the Mountaineers all weekend lengthy by visiting the meet’s reside outcomes, introduced by NCAA.com. Stay protection of all 4 days of the meet can even be accessible.
Jackson, who final ran within the 2019 East Prelims is ready to make her second profession look, whereas Dowie, McCabe and McKenzie will make their regional debut.
McCabe enters the occasion ranked No. 1 within the Massive 12 and No. 30 nationally within the 3,000 meter steeplechase with a high time of 9:58.62 on the Mountaineer Twilight, on Could 1, in Morgantown, West Virginia. The time was good for an outside faculty report.
The Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada native, is coming off of a first-place, gold medal efficiency on the 2021 Massive 12 Out of doors Monitor and Subject Championship, on Could 15, in Manhattan Kansas. McCabe’s successful time of 10:08.69 ranks fifth-place in out of doors program historical past.
Dowie ranks No. 3 within the Massive 12 within the 3,000 meter steeplechase and No. 68 within the nation.
The Carisbrook, Victoria, Australia native certified for this 12 months’s regional meet after recording a season-best time of 10:15.75 on the Mountaineer Twilight, on Could 1, in Morgantown, West Virginia.
Final week, on the Massive 12 Championship, Dowie had an All-Massive 12 efficiency within the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a fifth place end in 10:32.23.
Jackson ran a season-best time of 4:21.92 within the 1,500 meters on the EKU Twilight, on April 16, in Richmond, Kentucky good for No. 7 within the Massive 12.
The Lusby, Maryland native had an All-Massive 12 efficiency and a seventh-place podium end within the 1,500-meter race (4:32.33) on the Massive 12 Championship.
McKenzie is ready to compete within the lengthy leap competitors in Jacksonville.
The Clarendon, Jamaica native tallied a career-best mark 6.14 meters within the occasion on the Virginia Problem on April 16, incomes a sixth-place end. The space ranks No. 16 within the Massive 12 and No. 42 within the area coming into the NCAA East Preliminary Spherical.
Qualifiers out of the East and West Areas who place within the high 12 of their occasions will advance to the NCAA Division I Out of doors Championships, from June 9-12, in Eugene, Oregon.
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