Last Chance Meets On Tap For Track & Field Teams

March 3, 2011

The men's and women's track and field teams will send athletes to three different last chance meets this weekend with the hopes of posting performances that will qualify for the NCAA Indoor Championships,held in College Station, TX March 11-12.

The women will send Turquoise Thompson (400m), Tamara Purpura (800m), Paisley Pettway (800m), Ashlea McLaughlin (800m), Lindsay Rowe (60m hurdles) and the 4x400m relay to Seattle to race at the UW Final Qualifier on Saturday.

Thompson ranks 45th in the NCAA in the 400m (54.21), McLaughlin ranks 36th in the 800m (2:07.66), Rowe is the No. 15 hurdler in the NCAA (8.18) and the 4x400m relay ranks 23rd (3:36.77).

For the men's team, Quentin Powell (400m), Maxwell Dyce (400m), Karlton Rolle (400m), Philip MacQuitty (800m), Scott Crawford (800m), Alex Crabill (3000m), Kent Morikawa (3000m) and the distance medley relay will compete in South Bend, IN at the Alex Wilson Invitational.

Morikawa ranks 40th in the NCAA in the 3000m (8:01.38), while the DMR ranks 19th (9:39.62).

Heading to Blacksburg, VA for the Virginia Tech Final Qualifier are Taylor Hobson (high jump), Greg Woepse (pole vault), Casey DiCesare (pole vault), Jonathan Clark (triple jump), Bo Taylor (shot put), Mark Weber (shot put) and Alec Faldermeyer (weight throw).

Woepse ranks 27th in the NCAA in the vault (17-3.50), Clark ranks 12th in the triple (52-9.25) and Faldermeyer is tied for 12th in the weight throw.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Friday, Feb 12
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Recap
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Recap
Saturday, Feb 20
vs. Alex Wilson ...
Notre Dame, IN
Recap
Friday, Feb 26
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Recap
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Recap
Friday, Mar 11
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Recap
Saturday, Mar 12
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Recap
Tuesday, Mar 22
vs. Jim Bush Collegiate ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Friday, Apr 01
vs. The Legends Distance ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Rafer Johnson/Jackie ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
-
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
-
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Texas A&M
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Olympic Training ...
Chula Vista, CA
-
LIVE NOW
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
-
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Recap
Sunday, May 01
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 08 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, May 14 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 15 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Thursday, May 26 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Friday, May 27 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Saturday, May 28 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Wednesday, Jun 08 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Thursday, Jun 09 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Friday, Jun 10 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Saturday, Jun 11 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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