The Grand View men’s and women’s track and field team will be competing in the NAIA National Track and Field Championships over the weekend. The women’s team qualified in six events while the men’s team qualified in four events. The 67th annual men’s and 38th annual women’s NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships will take place in Gulf Shores, Ala. at the Mickey Miller Blackwell Stadium. British Columbia men’s and Wayland Baptist (Texas) women’s programs won the 2017 national championship titles.
Courtesy Vikings Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Grand View Track and Field
©Doug Wells 2018
Click here for the women’s schedule of events.
Click here for the men’s schedule of events.
Thursday’s (May 24) events:
Women’s 4x100m Relay Trials at 2:30 p.m.
Athletes: Dimetrea Hamilton (SO/Des Moines, Iowa), Allie Flaws (SO/Webster City, Iowa), Amber Castillo (SO/Creston, Iowa), Kaitlin Holschlag (FR/La Porte City, Iowa)
Women’s Long Jump at 5:30 p.m.
Athlete: Chantel Blair (SO/Boone, Iowa)
Friday’s (May 25) events:
Men’s Long Jump at 1 p.m.
Athlete: Daniel Headley
Saturday’s (May 26) events:
Women’s Discus Throw at 2 p.m.
Athlete: LaVon Davis