Cougars Take One Last Shot at NCAAs
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Senior Emily Smith and sophomore Dena O'Brien will travel to Virginia Tech and Notre Dame this weekend to gain experience competing against top notch competition and have one last chance to put up a mark to qualify for the NCAA Indoor Championship March 9-10 in Boise, Idaho.
O'Brien will race on Friday at 7 p.m. in the 5,000-meter run at the Alex Wilson Invitational at the Loftus Sports Center in South Bend, Ind.
Smith will compete in the high jump on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the VT Final Qualifier, hosted by Virginia Tech at Rector Fieldhouse in Blacksburg, Va.
Stay tuned to CofCSports.com as well as links to live results at the top of the page to follow how O'Brien and Smith do in their competitions.
The College of Charleston women's track & field team opens the outdoor season by hosting the 2012 Palmetto Classic March 9 in Mt. Pleasant at the Pak West facility.