June 19, 2013
PULLMAN -- Washington State University has an undergraduate and several alumni competing at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Thursday through Sunday, June 20-23, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa, and at the Canadian Track & Field Championships, June 20-23, in Moncton, New Brunswick...the top finishers in each event will advance to spots on the USA Team or Canadian Team for the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, August 10-18, in Moscow, Russia.
TELEVISION/WEBCAST SCHEDULE FOR USA OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS The television schedule on the three networks is listed below...a free webcast will be provided throughout the championships on USATF.TV provided by RunnerSpace.com.
USATF.TV Webcasting Schedule 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships and Junior Track & Field Championships June 19, 10 a.m. to 4:20 p.m. PT June 20, 8 a.m. to 7:25 p.m. PT June 21, 8 a.m. to 7:35 p.m. PT (Only field events from 5-7 p.m.) June 22, 4:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT (Only field events from 1-4 p.m.) June 23, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. PT (Only field events from Noon-3 p.m.) Broadcasting Schedule - USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships June 21, LIVE 5-7 p.m. PT on ESPN2 June 22, LIVE 1-2 p.m. PT on Universal Sports, LIVE 2-4 p.m. on NBC Sports Network June 23, 11 a.m. - Noon PT on Universal Sports, LIVE Noon-1 p.m. on NBC Sports Network, LIVE 1-3 p.m. on NBC
COUGARS AT USA OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Joe Abbott - 2012 WSU Graduate, 800m, All-American • Men's 800m 1st Round Thursday, June 20, 1:50 p.m. PT • Semi-finals Friday, June 21, 6:25 p.m.; Final Sunday, June 23, 1:13 p.m. PT • Seed mark is PR time of 1:45.80 (10th in field) - run at 2013 Portland Track Festival • Competing unattached
Jeshua Anderson - 2011 WSU Graduate, 400m hurdles, Three-time NCAA Champion • 2011 USA 400m hurdles Champion (PR 47.93) • Men's 400m hurdles 1st Round Thursday, June 20, 2:10 p.m. PT • Semi-finals Friday, June 21, 5:04 p.m.; Final Saturday, June 22, 2:36 p.m. PT • Seed time is 49.14 seconds (7th in field) • Competing for Nike
Bernard Lagat - Three-time Olympian (Silver & Bronze medals), 11-time All-American • Men's 5000m Final Sunday, June 23, 2:30 p.m. PT • American record-holder in mile, 2-miles, 1500m, 3000m and 5000m • 2007 World Champion 1500m & 5000m • Seed time in 5000m is 13:07.76 (1st in field) • Competing for Nike
Collier Lawrence - 2008 WSU Graduate • Fourth-best 3000m steeplechase in WSU all-time (2008) • Women's 3000m steeplechase 1st Round Thursday, June 20 1 p.m. PT; Final Saturday, June 22, 2:20 p.m. PT • Seed mark is 10.11.35 (23rd in field) • Competing for Oiselle
Blessing Ufodiama - 2004 WSU Graduate • Second-best triple jump in WSU all-time (2004) • Women's triple jump Trials and Final Thursday, June 20, 1 p.m. PT • Seed mark is 13.44m / 44-1 1/4 (8th in field) • American leader for 2011 with 14.06m / 46-1 1/2 • Competing unattached
COUGARS AT OTHER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Holly Parent, redshirt junior at Washington State will be competing at the 2013 Canadian Track & Field Championships in Moncton, New Brunswick, June 20-23...Live streaming broadcast on http://live.streamit.ca/?player=108 (BellAliant).
Holly Parent - 2013 Redshirt Junior at WSU, High Jump • Women's high jump Finals, Saturday, June 22, 7:15 a.m. PT • Seed mark of 1.81m / 5-11 1/4 (6th in field) • PR height of 1.85m / 6-0 3/4 is fourth-best in WSU all-time records • 2013 Pac-12 Championships runner-up • Canadian Junior Champion 2009 • Competing for Victoria (B.C.) Track Club
Shawna Fermin, a senior at WSU, a dual citizen of the USA and Trinidad and Tobago, will compete at the Trinidad and Tobago NAAA Sagicor/N.G.C. 2013 Senior/Open Championships in Port of Prince June 21-23.
Shawna Fermin - 2013 Senior at WSU, 400m • PR time is 52.66 • 2013 best time is 52.76 • 13th at 2013 NCAA Championships • fourth in 400m (53.39) at 2012 Trinidad and Tobago NAAA Sagicor General/N.G.C. 2012 Senior/Open Champs • sixth in 400m (54.45) at 2012 North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) U-23 Track & Field Champs 2010 Trinidad & Tobago's junior team at the IAAF World Junior Champs • Plans to compete at Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Championships in Mexico next month