FIVE HOOSIERS QUALIFY FOR NCAA INDOOR TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS
March 2, 1999 FIVE HOOSIERS QUALIFY FOR NCAA INDOOR TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS
Bloomington, Indiana -- Five Indiana University track and field athletes have qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships next weekend at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis.
Sophomore Jennifer Brown (Ogden, Ill./St. Joseph-Ogden) and freshman Krista Keir (Westerville, Ohio/South) will represent IU in the shot put. Brown comes in with the sixth-best mark in the nation at 15.84m, while Keir's mark of 15.41m ranks 15th.
For the men, freshman Raheem Ellis (Paducah, Ky./Tilghman) has the country's 12th best time in the 200m at 21.31. Junior Kurt Krick (Ossian, Ind./Norwell), in the 35lb weight throw , has the fifth-longest throw of the season at 18.99m. Triple jumper Greg Yeldell (East Spencer, N.C./North Rowan), a freshman, as the 10th longest mark in the country at 15.78m.
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