April 17, 2013
|Kansas Relays Heptathlon
|Date||Wednesday, April 17-Thursday, April 18, 2013|
|Location||Memorial Stadium (Lawrence, Kan.)|
|Statistics||2013 Performance List | Top 10 List|
|Social Media||Facebook | @gopherwtrackcc|
Through the first four events of the Kansas Relays heptathlon, Alex Beckman is tied for second place with 2,927 points. Michigan's Erin Busbee holds the lead with 3,010 points. Amanda Beckman is in fifth with 2,736 points entering Thursday's final three events.
Alex posted runner-up finishes in Wednesday's last two events, the shot put and 200-meter dash. Amanda finished second in the high jump.
The long jump, javelin and 800-meter race will conclude the heptathlon competition tomorrow, beginning at 9:00 a.m. CT. Follow the live coverage on the Jayhawks' official site.
Eight Gophers Advance to NCAA Championship
Minnesota's eight NCAA Championship qualifiers matches the most in program history.
Seniors Lead Gophers' NCAA Qualifiers
Liz Berkholtz, Nicolle Murphy, Lyndsey Thorpe, Heta Tuuri, and Kaila Urick join Jess Lehman in advancing to the NCAA Championship.
Day One NCAA West Prelim Action Postponed
Due to inclement weather, Thursday's competition at the NCAA West Prelim is postponed until Friday.