League Fully Represented by #ASUNTF Men's Teams at NCAA East Prelim

League Fully Represented by #ASUNTF Men's Teams at NCAA East Prelim



East Prelim Competitors | Live Results | Championship Info

ATLANTA, Ga. -
 All five ASUN Conference Men's Track & Field teams are sending student-athletes to the NCAA East Preliminary Round this week at the University of North Florida's Hodges Stadium from May 23-25. In total, 19 student-athletes are set to represent their conference and program as Liberty (9) and Kennesaw State (5) lead the way with individuals competing. KSU will also compete in the 4x100m Relay.

This marks the fifth time that North Florida has served as host for the NCAA event. The East Prelim is one of two opening round competitions of the NCAA Championship with the West Preliminary happening simultaneously next week in Sacramento, Calif. The top-24 performers from both regional sites in each event advance to the NCAA Championship.

Kennesaw State
DJ Akindele - 110m Hurdles
Paris Williams - 110m Hurdles
Brenton Rosa - Pole Vault
Tyler Blalock - Shot Put
Daniel Haugh - Discus Throw; Hammer Throw
Team Relay - 4x100m

Liberty
Alejandro Perlaza Zapata - 400m Dash
Michael Todd - 800m Run
Azaria Kirwa - 5,000m Run; 10,000m Run
Felix Kandie - 3,000m Steeplechase
Nick Doan - 3,000m Steeplechase
Anders Janes - Pole Vault
Kyle Mitchell - Shot Put
Jose Ballivian - Shot Put; Discus Throw
Denzel Pratt - Javelin Throw

Lipscomb
Jonathan Imes - 400m Dash

NJIT
Alex Ortega - 400m Hurdles

North Florida
Noah Perkins - 5,000m Run
Timothy Doyle - 800m Run
Jaasiel Torres - High Jump

Kennesaw State's Paris Williams has already qualified for the NCAA Championship in Austin, Texas for the Decathlon as he enters the national meet ranked 22nd out of 24 competitors. The 2019 NCAA Men's Outdoor Track & Field Championship takes place from June 5-8 at the University of Texas.

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