Kennedy King-Assumption-Grand View
©Jim Kirby 2017

Vikings Send Ten to Nationals

Taylor Wells-Des Moines-Grand View ©Doug Wells

Taylor Wells-Des Moines-Grand View
©Doug Wells

The official qualifiers for the 2017 NAIA Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track & Field National Championships have been announced by the national office. Ten Vikings will represent Grand View at the 52nd annual men’s and 37th annual women’s championships.

Courtesy Vikings Athletics, Click Here! Feature photo: Kennedy King-Assumption-Grand View ©Jim Kirby 2017

Seven institutions will compete in the three-day event, which will be held at the David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field on the campus of East Tennessee State University. The championships begin on March 2 with the women’s pentathlon at 1 p.m. EST and the men’s heptathlon at 1:30 p.m.

NAIA Women’s Indoor Track and Field National Championship Qualifiers

Ronnoja Ayers (JR/Des Moines, Iowa) – 400m, 4x400m Relay
Jamie Barry (JR/Maynard, Iowa) – 4x400m Relay
LaVon Davis (FR/Ames, IA) – Weight Throw
Allie Flaws (FR/Webster City, Iowa) – 4x400m Relay
Dimetrea Hamilton (FR/Des Moines, Iowa) – 60m hurdles
Kennedy King (JR/Davenport, Iowa) – 600m, 4x400m Relay
Katie Roberts (SR/Ankeny, Iowa) – 4x400m Relay
Taylor Wells (SR/Des Moines, Iowa) – Weight Throw
Erin Wenzel (JR/Clinton, Iowa) – 4x400m Relay

NAIA Men’s Indoor Track and Field National Championship Qualifiers

Clay Siefken (SO/Burlington, Iowa) – Weight Throw

Stretch Internet, the NAIA’s official video streaming company, will be broadcasting all sessions of the national championships. Packages can be purchased for $14.95. For more information, click here.

For the schedule of events, click here

Men’s Qualifiers – by School | click here
Men’s Qualifiers – by Event | click here

Women’s Qualifiers – by School | click here
Women’s Qualifiers – by Event | click here