AUSTIN, Texas (5/25/13) – Jo Adams punched her ticket to the 2013 NCAA Championships on Saturday evening at the NCAA West Preliminary Round in Austin.
Adams ran a school record 4:15.33 to advance to Eugene, Ore., in the women’s 1,500-meter run. Adams was also the first Texan to cross the finish line.
Chastity Stewart crossed the line in 13.81 in the women’s 100-meter hurdles. Stewart wraps up the 2013 season as a member of the Sun Belt Conference All-Conference First Team and one SBC Player of the Week honor.
The women’s 4x100-meter relay team composed of Kayla Savoie, Mona Landry, Ashley Henry and Nadiyah El-Amin finished 24th with a time of 45.96.
North Texas will send three athletes to Eugene, Ore., for the NCAA Championships June5-8. This is the first time three Mean Green athletes participating in individual events will go to the NCAA Championships since 1983.
North Texas Results
Women’s 1,500-meter Run
9. Jo Adams (4:15.33Q)
Women’s 100-meter Hurdles
22. Chastity Stewart (13.81)
Women’s 4x100-meter Relay
24. Savoie, Landry, Henry, El-Amin (45.96)