INDIANAPOLIS — Five Tarleton State University track and field athletes have been selected to compete in the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Birmingham, Alabama March 13-14.
The Texans will have two individual entries and one relay team in the championship.
On the women's side, Jasmine McQuirter will compete in the women's long jump. The senior is currently ranked seventh with a measurement of 6.00m. McQuirter is one of 16 athletes competing in the event.
The Tarleton men will be represented by Anterius Brown, Mikel Stone, Brandon McKissick, and Colton Troutman. Brown qualified for the championship in both the 400m dash and 4x400m relay events. Brown currently ranks ninth in the 400m with a time of 47.35. The senior was one of 17 athletes selected for the event.
Brown, along with Stone, McKissick, and Troutman will compete in the 4x400m relay at nationals. The team currently is in 11th place with a time of 3:13.74. The men were one of 12 relay teams selected for the championship.
The championships will be held next weekend in Birmingham, Alabama at the Birmingham CrossPlex. The University of Montevallo and the City of Birmingham will serve as co-hosts of the championships.
For more information on nationals, please visit NCAA.com.