ASU Track & Field: Sun Devils Compete In NCAA Outdoor Championships


The Arizona State men’s and women’s track and field teams have traveled to Eugene, Ore., to compete in the 2013 NCAA Outdoor Championships. Events run today through Saturday afternoon for the Sun Devils, who will have eight individual student-athletes and two relays in action at Hayward Field.

The No. 9 ASU women’s team will have five individuals competing in six events, while the men will field three individuals. The women’s 4×400-meter relay and men’s 4×100-meter relay squads will also be in action.

Arizona State redshirt junior Chelsea Cassulo will take part in the women’s hammer throw on Wednesday afternoon. Meanwhile, the Sun Devil men’s 4×100-meter relay will be the first running event in action.

Thursday’s field events start at 1:30 p.m. and the running begins at 4 p.m. The field events on Friday start at 3:15 p.m. with the running starting at 4:30 p.m. Field events on Saturday start at 12:30 p.m. and the running begins at 2:05 p.m.

The ASU men’s and women’s track and field teams just wrapped up competition at the NCAA West Preliminaries in Austin, Texas. Anna Jelmini qualified in both the discus and shot put competitions, while Ryan Milus advanced as an individual at 100 meters in addition to his position on the 4×100-meter relay. Qualifiers from the Austin competition join Keia Pinnick, who already earned a spot in the heptathlon field in Eugene.

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