LAWRENCE, Kan. – Julian Harvey qualified for the final round in the long jump in Eugene, Oregon, with a ninth-place finish at the NCAA West Preliminaries.
Harvey finished the day with a mark of 24 feet, 9.25 inches. The top 12 marks head to the final round, which takes place June 8-11.
"With all of the changes due to weather, Julian adapted and competed well today," said SIUE Interim Head Coach Scott Block. "Qualifying for the final round in the long jump has been Julian's focus and we accomplished that today."
Harvey also competed in the high jump, finishing in 25th with a height of 6-9.5.
Derek Drew completed his career in the 400-meter hurdles, finishing with a time of 54.30.
The schedule for tomorrow is below.
Triple Jump: Saturday 9 a.m.
100-meter hurdles: Saturday 11:30 a.m.
Triple Jump: Saturday 12:30 p.m.
Shot Put: Saturday 9:30 a.m.