Small Group of Track Bears Travel to Arkansas Last Chance Meet
March 2, 2012
A select few of the Missouri State track and field squad will travel to the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville to compete in the Arkansas Last Chance Meet Friday (March 2). The Bears are sending a set of sprinters to the meet in hopes of qualifying for the 2012 NCAA Indoor Championships.
Shantel Llewellyn and Merica Moncherry will compete in the 200-meter dash, while Althia Maximilien will compete in the 400-meter dash. The Bears have momentum on their side, with Llewellyn coming off a Missouri Valley Conference title in the 200-meter dash with a personal best time of 24.53. Moncherry brings a personal best of 24.58 to the table. Maximilien is also coming off a personal best performance at the MVC Championships, sprinting a 54.63 in the 400-meter dash.
The 400-meter dash and 200-meter dash competitions will begin at 6:25 and 7:45 p.m. CT, respectively. Live results will be made available at www.flashresults.com. Complete results will be made available at www.missouristatebears.com at the end of competition.