Dordt College News

Opp Qualifies For National Meet

March 31, 2014

(Monday, March 31; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Lauren Opp (Junior; Garner, Iowa) qualified for the NAIA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships May 22-24 at Gulf Shores, Alabama.

Opp ran the 10,000 meters in 36:58.79 at the Wayne State Invite on Saturday, March 29.  Opp’s time was well under the needed 37:30.00 to meet the automatic standard.  Her time is the fastest recorded in the GPAC thus far this season and is currently the 6th fastest time in the NAIA.  Lauren qualified for the 2014 NAIA Indoor National Championships in the 5,000 meters and finished 10th in that event.

Dordt is scheduled to host a meet this Saturday, April 5 in its next action.

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