Catamounts Head to Lee University Last Chance on Saturday

CULLOWHEE, NC – Western Carolina track & field will send four student-athletes to the Lee University Last Chance event on Saturday as they look to improve their respective season-best times or marks in hopes of securing a spot at the NCAA East Preliminaries on May 25-28 in Bloomington, Ind.

In track events, David Miles will compete in both the men’s 400-meter dash at 1:35 pm as well as the men’s 200-meter dash. Michael Harris competes in the men’s 400-meter dash at 1:35 pm Both Javon Brown and Javell Brown are entered in the men’s long jump at Noon, as well as the men’s triple jump at 5:30 pm

Live results for the meet will be available via a link on CatamountSports.com. Admission to the meet, held at the Ray Conn Sports Complex in Cleveland, Tenn., Is $ 10 per person with children 12 and under admitted free of charge.

Entering the weekend, Javon Brown holds the 45th-best mark in the men’s triple jump at 15.36 meters with Javell Brown in 79th with a leap of 14.86 meters. Harris, the SoCon 400-meter dash champion, has a season and personal-best time of 47.62. Miles has a season-best time of 21.25 in the 200-meter dash and 48.73 in the 400-meter dash.

Selections for the NCAA East Preliminaries will be announced on May 19. The NCAA East Preliminaries are scheduled for May 25-28 in Bloomington, Ind.

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