Reich to Compete in Two Events at NCAA Championships
March 9, 2010
March 9, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — Senior Lauren Reich will compete in this weekend's NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships on the James A. Hollensteiner Track in the DePauw Indoor Tennis and Track Center.
Reich was an automatic qualifier in both the 800 meters and the mile run. Her best time of 2:11.46 in the 800 came last Friday at the NCAA Qualifier at Iowa State. Reich's top time of 4:53.81 at Purdue's Boilermaker Invitational on February 20 was also the second fastest in Division III this year. Both were school records as well.
She'll compete in the first heat of the mile prelims at 4:20 p.m. on Friday and the first heat of 800 prelims on Friday at 5:55 p.m. Saturday's mile and 800 finals are slated for 2:10 p.m. and 3:45 p.m.