COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s track and field team will send five athletes to Albuquerque, N.M., March 13-14 at the 2020 NCAA Indoor Championships. The Buckeyes will enter the national championship ranked No. 14 by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Ohio State will have athletes competing in the 200-meter dash, 400-meter dash, 800-meter run, 60-meter hurdles, shot put and pentathlon.
In order to qualify for the NCAA Championships, an athlete has to be ranked in the top 16 of his or her event. Athletes who finish in the top eight of their event will earn points for their team. A full list of Ohio State athletes scheduled to compete at the NCAA Championships can be viewed below.
The Buckeyes enter the NCAA Championships after being crowned Big Ten Indoor champions on Feb. 29. Anavia Battle secured Big Ten Championships in the 60-meter dash (7.29) and 200-meter dash (22.79) to earn Track Athlete of the Championships honors.
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Name – Event(s) – Time/Mark – NCAA Ranking
Anavia Battle – 200m – 22.66 – No. 2
Devine Parker – 200m – 23.24 – No. 15
Aziza Ayoub – 800m – 2:05.80 – No. 15
Emma Nwofor – 60H/Pentathlon – 8.07/4,113 – No. 9/No. 10
Adelaide Aquilla – Shot Put – 17.82m – No. 3