Häusler, Fisher Advance to National Meet

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – University of Missouri track and field saw two of its’ student-athletes punch their tickets to the NCAA Championships on the final day of competition at the NCAA West Prelims. Up next, the NCAA Championships will be held June 8-11 at Oregon’s Hayward Field.

Finishing fifth, Mara Häusler matched her personal best in the triple jump with a leap of 13.56m / 44-6. Arianna Fisher finished tied for seventh with a season-best mark of 13.42m / 44-0.5. Häusler will compete in the NCAA meet for the second time in her career, both outdoors, while Fisher is now a four-time national qualifier (twice outdoors).

Also in the triple jump, Mirieli Santos finished 19th (12.99m / 42-7.5) and Euphenie Andre jumped a personal best of 12.90m / 42-4 to finish 20th.

Claudina Diaz finished tied for 24th in the jump with a clearance of 1.71m / 5-7.25. Melissa Menghini clocked a 10:50.03 in the 3,000m steeplechase to finish 39th.

MOVING ON

Ayele Gerken (long jump)

Arianna Fisher (triple jump)

Mara Häusler (triple jump)

Sophia Rivera (javelin)

Ava Curry (javelin)

Christopher Conrad (800m)

Roberto Vilches (high jump)

Georgi Nachev (triple jump)

This article is provided by University of Missouri Athletics