Men's 4x100 Heads to Finals After Day One of 2008 NCAA Mideast Region Championships
May 30, 2008
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Indiana's 4x100-meter relay team earned a spot in the finals after competition in day one of the 2008 NCAA Mideast Region Championships at the John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville, Ark.
Lawson also competed in the long jump where he finished sixth with a leap of 7.75 meters. His best jump came on his first attempt in the third flight of the day. Thigpen also ran the prelims of the 100-meter dash and clocked a personal-best time of 10.39.
Indiana gets underway on Saturday as junior Paul Fearnow will compete in the hammer throw at 11 a.m. CT. The Hoosiers' 4x100-meter relay team opens up action on the track with the finals at 5:10 p.m.
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