Mountain West Qualifies 139 Student-Athletes for 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships West Preliminary

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – One hundred and thirty-nine Mountain West student-athletes have qualified to compete in the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships West Preliminary on May 28-30 in Austin, Texas.

To earn a spot in the regional, competitors had to rank in the region’s top-48 of their event. The top-12 finishers at the West Regional will join the top-12 finishers from the East Regional at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on June 10-13 in Eugene, Oregon.

Utah State senior Chari Hawkins has already qualified for the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the Heptathlon. There is no regional qualifier for the combined events, with the top-24 individuals in the national rankings advancing on to Eugene.

To follow live results from the NCAA West Preliminary, click here http://www.rtspt.com/ncaa/d1outdoor15/.

To see a full list of competitors from each MW institution, click on the links below.

Air Force (14): http://www.goairforcefalcons.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/052115aab.html

Boise State (12): http://www.broncosports.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/052115aab.html

Colorado State (26): http://www.csurams.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/052115aab.html

Fresno State (8):  http://www.gobulldogs.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/052215aaa.html

Nevada (7): http://www.nevadawolfpack.com/sports/w-track/spec-rel/052115aaa.html

New Mexico (22): http://www.golobos.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=26000&ATCLID=210101993

San Diego State (8): http://www.goaztecs.com/sports/w-track/spec-rel/052115aaa.html

San José State (4): http://www.sjsuspartans.com/sports/w-track/spec-rel/052115aab.html

UNLV (7): http://www.unlvrebels.com/sports/w-track/spec-rel/052115aac.html

Utah State (16): http://www.utahstateaggies.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/052115aaa.html

Wyoming (15): http://www.gowyo.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/052115aaa.html