Maya Weigel Qualifies For Mile Race At Indoor NCAA National Championships

Maya Weigel Qualifies For Mile Race At Indoor NCAA National Championships

NAPERVILLE, ILL. -- Senior Maya Weigel will run in the NCAA Indoor National Championship race for the mile after she qualified in her heat on Friday afternoon at Al B. Carius Track.

The top three times from each heat automatically qualify for the finals race plus the next four best times will also get to run in the National Championships race scheduled for tomorrow.

Weigel finished in first place during her one mile heat with a time of 5:00.54, which automatically qualified her for the finals.

The National Championship race will take place on tomorrow morning at 11:00 a.m. PT. To view live video of the race please visit the NCAA Championship link below:

Video:  http://www.ncaa.com/sports/trackfield-indoor-women/d3

Live Results: http://www.ncaa.com/2017-diii-indoor-track-field-championships