Pease Advances at USA Championships
June 24, 2010
DES MOINES, Iowa - Sarah Pease advanced to the finals of the 3,000m steeplechase at the USA Track and Field Championships. She had the sixth best advancing time in the two-heat semifinal. The final will be run on Sunday, at 2:15 p.m. ET.
Pease finished fifth in her heat and had the sixth-best time overall to advance to the Sunday final. The junior from Elizabeth, Ind., finished in 10:02.86, which was just .11 seconds off the best time from the second heat.
Freshman Courtney Woodard placed 12th in the junior heptathlon. She finished with 4,649 points, finishing just 59 points out of the top 10.
The Hoosiers' season continues on Friday at the USA Jr. and Sr. Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa. For complete coverage of IU track and field, stay tuned to IUHoosiers.com.
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