TCU Earns 25 Entries in NCAA West Prelims

Sam Watts

Sam Watts

May 22, 2014


FORT WORTH, Texas - The declaration lists for the NCAA West Preliminaries were announced Thursday, and the TCU track and field program has a total of 21 individual event entries and four relay teams for the meet May 29-31 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

The top 12 individuals finishers in each event and top 12 relays teams will advance to the NCAA Championships June 11-14 in Eugene, Oregon.

"To make it to this point means they've had some success throughout the season," TCU track and field coach Darryl Anderson said. "We are looking forward to the competition. It will be very competitive and hopefully we're up for the challenge."

Five TCU student-athletes will compete in two events: Kolby Listenbee (100 meters, 200 meters); Cameron Tabor (shot put, discus); Ronnie Baker (100 meters, 200 meters); Tricia Terry (1,500 meters, 5,000 meters); and Megan Smith (shot put, discus).

In addition to Listenbee and Baker, Sam Watts and Cameron Echols-Luper will compete in the 200 meters for the Frogs.

Joining Tabor in the discus is Adam Damadzic, while Briyanni Thomas and Tiffany Terry will compete in the women's 400 meters.

Sabrina Moore and Veronica Jones will compete in the 100 meters and 200 meters, respectively, while Lorraine Ugen, the defending NCAA indoor and outdoor champion, will compete in the long jump.

Big 12 110H Champion Jordan Moore will compete as well as Narada Jackson (400 meters) and Ramone Bailey (long jump)

In addition, the TCU men's and women's 4 x 100 relay team and 4 x 400 relay team will participate in the NCAA Preliminaries.

 

 


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