After a stellar junior campaign, Kiersten Summers has qualified for the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships that will be held May 23-25, hosted at the SPIRE Institute and hosted by the University of Mount Union in Geneva, Ohio.
Summers, a native of Albuquerque, New Mexico, picked up All-Southern Athletic Association First-Team honors following her incredible regular season and SAA Championship performance.
Summers is a three-time All-SAA selection on the 2019 season and won the 100m hurdles and 400m hurdles at the SAA Track and Field Championships in May, which was held in Conway.
Summers finished second in the 4x100 relay and in the long jump as well.
Summers holds the 10th best time in the 100m hurdles this year at a 14.31 mark — 13.86 is currently the best time in the event.
Summers will be the lone Warrior competing in the National Championships this year.
In addition, Summers was part of the 4x100 relay that holds the school record with a 48.85 mark that was set April 27.
She also obtained SAA Track Athlete of the Week honors on three separate occasions this season.
The NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Track and Field Committee announced the participants in the 2019 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
For each men's individual event contested, including the decathlon, the top 20 declared student-athletes were accepted into the competition.
For each women's individual event contested, including the heptathlon, the top 22 declared student-athletes were accepted into the competition.
For each relay event contested, the top 16 declared relay teams, one per institution, were accepted into the competition.
The championships will be held May 23-25 at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.
For more information regarding the NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships, log on to ncaa.com.