May 23, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Western Carolina's Brandon Hairston, Jocelyn Keen and Tayla Cartereach begin a quest for a trip to Eugene, Oregon, and the 2013 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, today at the NCAA East Region Preliminaries.
Carter opens the NCAA East Regional Preliminaries today in the 100m. She is scheduled to compete at 6:30 p.m. in the third heat of the preliminaries. She will also run in the 200m preliminaries on Friday beginning at 8 p.m.
Hairston follows in the 400m preliminaries beginning at 7:20 p.m. while Keen rounds out Thursday's competition in the 800m at 8:10 p.m.
In each heat the top three from each heat plus next six times to quarterfinals. The top 12 finishers in each event finale receive a bid into the 2013 NCAA Track and Field Championships held in Eugene, Oregon June 5-8.