McFann Qualifies For NCAA Championships
GREENSBORO, N.C. - For the second consecutive season, Harrison McFann has earned his place at the NCAA Championships after a qualifying finish in the men’s 800m highlighted the second day of action at the 2013 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships East Preliminary Round for Columbia.
McFann finished with a time of 1:49.32 in Heat 2 to grab the final qualifying time. The junior will compete against the nation's best in the 800m semifinals to be held in Eugene, Oregon. The top three finishers from each heat of the quarterfinals advance to the NCAA Championships, plus the next three best times.
FRIDAY - COLUMBIA PRELIMINARY ROUND FINISHES:
Women’s Hammer Throw – Nnenna Okwara ( 12th – 47.62m)
Men’s 800m – Connor Claflin (Heat 1: 5th – 1:52.58)
Check out the remaining Columbia schedule below:
|5/25||5:30 p.m.||Triple Jump||First Round||
|5/25||10:00 a.m.||Hammer Throw||First Round||Duncan Dickerson||58.94m (41st)|