Two Tar Heels To Advance To NCAA Track And Field National Championship
GREENSBORO, NC- Clayton Parros and Cameron Overstreet are headed to the NCAA National Championiships for track and field.
Parros earned his place after running the men’s 400 in 46.6 seconds yesterday, and Overstreet will compete in the women’s pole vault after placing 12th at the 4-meter height.
The NCAA East Preliminary will continue Sunday, and several Tar Heels are set to compete including Tristine Johnson and Briana Hudson for the women’s triple jump, Sarah Howard in the women’s shot put, Lianne Farber in the women’s 800, and John Raneri in the men’s 5,000.
The NCAA National Championship is set for June 5-8 in Eugene, Oregon.