Women's Track

    FOUR HOOSIERS QUALIFY FOR NCAAS

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    ="four"> March 10, 1998

    FOUR HOOSIERS QUALIFY FOR NCAAS

    What's happening: The Indiana track & field team will continue the 1998 Indoor season as four athletes will be competing in Indianapolis, Ind. at the NCAA Indoor Championships. Representing the Hoosiers at the RCA Dome will be seniors Ty Yeager and Nathalie Belfort in addition to sophomore Kurt Krick and freshman Jennifer Brown. Yeager will be competing in the 55m hurdles. His mark of :07.24 ranks him 10th out of 15 entering the weekend's championship. Belfort is ranked 13th out of 19 in the high jump with a mark of 1.80m. Krick enters the championship ranked 12th out of 15 with a mark of 18.67m in the shot put. Jennifer Brown is ranked 16th out of 18 in the shot put with a mark of 15.70m.

    Schedule of events: Listed below is a schedule of events for those athletes representing Indiana University at the 1998 NCAA Indoor Championships.

    Men's Shot Put  		Finals		Friday, March 13	6:00 p.m.
    Men's 55m hurdles 	Prelims		Friday, March 13	3:45 p.m.
    				Finals		Friday, March 13	7:50 p.m.
    Women's High Jump		Finals		Saturday, March 145:30 p.m.
    Women's Shot Put		Finals		Saturday, March 146:15 p.m.
    

    The week in review: The Hoosiers competed in their final indoor meet of the season last Friday, March 6th, as they hosted in the USAT&F Indoor Championship. Several Hoosiers turned in season best performances in their last indoor competition of the season. Sophomore Russell Brooks turned in an impressive mark in the 200m dash of :21.53, just .08 off of the NCAA provisional standard. On the women's side, Hilary Bruening turned in a season best time of 2:10.99 in the 800m run missing the NCAA provisional by 0.49 seconds.

    Results from the NCAA Championships: Results from the NCAA Championships will be available on fax-on-demand following the completion of the day's competition. To access fax-on-demand, dial 770-563-1131. The Big Ten Conference Passcode is 282 (BTC). The men's results will be placed under cell number 1532. The women's results can be accessed under cell number 1537. Results will also be available under the USA Track & Field web site at www.usatf.org.


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