Chiles and Jones named Honorable Mention All-Americans at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships
EUGENE, Ore. – Thursday saw two Golden Eagles compete in the semifinals at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor National Championship Meet in Eugene.
Freshman Callie Jones in the javelin and senior Alexis Chiles in the shot put were both named Honorable Mention All-Americans after their performances.
Jones finished 19th overall with a mark of 47.01m while Chiles came in 22nd overall with a mark of 15.11m.
Competition continues tomorrow as the men’s 4x100m relay hits the track at 7:30pm CT to lead things off. McKinely West will look to finish his year strong in the 100m and the 200m and John Warren will take his talents to the triple jump runway at 7:40 pm CT to round out the night.