Six Salukis to compete in USATF Junior Nationals

    Freshman DeAnna Price

    Freshman DeAnna Price

    June 14, 2012

    By Bill Ford

    CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Six members of the Southern Illinois track and field team will compete in the USA Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships Friday through Sunday in Bloomington, Ind. The top two finishers in each event at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships will advance to the IAAF World Junior Championships July 10-15 in Barcelona, Spain.

    Friday, June 15 - Sunday, June 17
    Location: Bloomington, Ind.
    Site: Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex

    USATF Junior Outdoor Championships Website

    Juan Carrera -- men's 3000-meter steeplechase
    Sophia Lozano -- women's hammer throw
    DeAnna Price -- women's hammer throw
    Mobola Rotibi -- women's 800-meters
    Bradley Sauer -- men's hammer throw
    Curtis Wideman -- men's discus

    Friday, June 15

    2 p.m. -- Bradley Sauer, men's hammer throw
    4 p.m. -- Mobola Rotibi, women's 800-meters (prelims)
    Saturday, June 16
    5:30 p.m. -- DeAnna Price & Sophia Lozano, women's hammer throw
    6:20 p.m. -- Mobola Rotibi, women's 800-meters (finals)
    Sunday, June 17
    2:30 p.m. -- Curtis Wideman, men's discus
    4:30 p.m. -- Juan Carrera, men's 3000-meter steeplechase