EDWARDSVILLE — Six student-athletes of SIUE men’s and women’s track and field await the NCAA West preliminary list release in hopes they will qualify to compete in the preliminary rounds in Lawrence, Kan.
The lists will be released Thursday at noon and can be found here.
Julian Harvey is set to qualify for the high jump, triple jump and long jump. He is No. 4 on the NCAA West qualifying list in the long jump, No. 16 in the high jump and No. 20 in the triple jump.
Greg Block is No. 39 in the hammer throw, and Derek Drew is on the bubble sitting at No. 52 in the 400-meter hurdles.
On the women’s side, Claire Nolan is No. 43 in the shot put, LaDonna Caston is No. 48 in the 100-meter hurdles and Brittney Gibbs is No. 27 in the triple jump.
Gibbs, with her mark of 41 feet, 7.25 inches in the triple jump, holds the No. 1 mark by a Canadian this season.