Three Track and Field Runners Advances to the Quarterfinals at the NCAA West Regional Thursday
May 29, 2014
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Sophomore Bryce Robinson and seniors Audrey Jean-Baptiste and Katherine Camp of the University of Tulsa track and field team finished in the top-three of their heat to automatically advance to the quarterfinal round on Friday at the John McDonnell Field in the first round of the NCAA West Regional on Thursday.
Robinson ran the ninth fastest time overall in the 100-meter dash and the second fastest time in heat No. 5 with a time of 10.30. The men's 100 meters quarterfinal round is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Friday. Robinson is also running in the first round of the 200-meter dash on Friday at 8 p.m.
Jean-Baptiste ran the 13th fastest time overall and the third fastest time in heat No. 1 with a time of 53.20, which is the second fastest time in school history. The women's 400 meters quarterfinal round is scheduled for 6:15 p.m. on Friday.
Camp ran the 25th fastest time overall in the 800-meter run and the second fastest time in the heat No. 5 with a time of 2:09.55. The women's 800 meters quarterfinal round is scheduled for 7:15 p.m. on Friday.
Freshman Elijah Silva missed the cut to advance to the quarterfinal round and finished 43rd overall and ran the eighth fastest time in heat No. 6 with a time of 1:53.80.
Senior Julian Frazier also missed the cut to advance to the quarterfinal round and finished 46th overall and eighth in heat No. 6 with a time of 47.88.
Junior Danny Thater runs in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and the quarterfinal round is scheduled for 8:50 p.m.
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NCAA West Regional
9. Bryce Robinson - 10.30
46. Julian Frazier - 47.88
43. Elijah Silva - 1:53.80
13. Audrey Jean-Baptiste - 53.20
25. Katherine Camp - 2:09.55
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