Walker's Pace: NCAA West Regional Entry Lists Posted
Friday, May 21, 2010, 12:30 p.m.
Entry lists for next week's NCAA West Regional have been posted!
Click here for the men's list.
Click here for the women's list.
There are a couple of interesting doubles that Oregon fans may be interested in. On the men's side, Andrew Wheating is in both the 800 and 1,500 meters, A.J. Acosta is in both the 1,500 and 5,000 meters, Luke Puskedra is in both the 5,000 and 10,000 meters, and David Klech is in both the 400 meter hurdles and the high jump.
On the women's side, Alex Kosinski is in both the 1,500 and 5,000 meters, Nicole Blood is in both the 5,000 and 10,000 meters, and Jamesha Youngblood is in both the long jump and triple jump.
Overall, the men have 27 regional entries and the women show 24. That doesn't include combined event entries Ashton Eaton and Marshall Ackley in the decathlon and Brianne Theisen in the heptahlon who have all automatically advanced to the NCAA Championships June 9-12 in Eugene. However, Eaton will be in the men's long jump competition next weekend.
Here's a link to the 2010 Oregon Track & Field Multi-Media Guide.