Women's Cross Country, Track & Field
2014 NCAA Outdoor Championships Preview

 
Jesica Ejesieme will represent the Illini at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Jesica Ejesieme will represent the Illini at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
 

June 10, 2014

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NCAA Outdoor Championships
Wednesday, June 11 - Saturday, June 14
Hayward Field // Eugene, Oregon

The Meet
Jesica Ejesieme is set to compete in the 400m hurdles at the NCAA Outdoor Championships on June 11-14. The women's 400m hurdles semifinal will take place Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. CT at Hayward Field.

Ejesieme qualified for the NCAA Championships after placing second in her heat with a personal-best time of 57.21 at the NCAA West Preliminary Round. The senior holds the No. 14 seed entering the national meet based on her times from the NCAA West Prelims. Ejesieme scored points for the Illini in the event at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a sixth-place finish. She also took fourth in the event at the prestigious Drake Relays.

Coverage
ESPN3 will cover the first two days of competition, beginning at 5:55 p.m. CT on both Wednesday and Thursday. Friday and Saturday's events will be televised live on ESPNU beginning at 6:30 p.m. CT on Friday and 1:00 p.m. CT on Saturday.

Illinois Schedule at the NCAA Outdoor Championships
(All times central)

Wednesday, June 11
8:30 p.m. 400m Hurdles Semifinal

Friday, June 13
6:41 p.m. 400m Hurdles Final

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