Badgers send 29 to NCAA West Preliminary Round

Badgers send 29 to NCAA West Preliminary Round

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin men’s and women’s track and field teams will send 29 student-athletes to the NCAA West Preliminary Round on May 24-27 at Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, California.

The Badgers will have 14 men that will compete on Wednesday, May 24 and Friday, May 26 while the 15 UW women will compete in events on Thursday, May 25 and Saturday, May 27.

The meet will be streamed live on ESPN+.

The top 12 finishers in each event advance to the NCAA Outdoor Championships on June 7-10 in Austin, Texas.  

The Badgers have eight athletes that rank in the top 12 of their respective events heading into the Preliminary Round.

Day Time (CT) Event Round Athletes (Rank)
Wednesday 12 PM Men Hammer First Round Sam Coil (20), Cole Hooper (34)
Wednesday 8 PM Men Shot Put First Round Jason Swarens (5), Andrew Stone (13)
Wednesday 8 PM Men 110 M Hurdles First Round Giovanni Wearing (43)
Wednesday 8:30 PM Men 1500 M First Round Adam Spencer (5)
Wednesday 9 PM Men 100 M First Round Lawrence Johnson (22)
Wednesday 9:50 PM Men 800 M First Round Abdullahi Hassan (2)
Wednesday 11:10 PM Men 10000 M Semifinal Bob Liking (5)

Day Time (CT) Event Round  Athletes (Rank)
Thursday 12 PM Women Hammer First Round Chloe Lindeman (5), Olivia Roberts (16), Asia Rave (45)
Thursday 8 PM Women Shot Put First Round Josie Schaefer (2)
Thursday 8 PM Women 100 M Hurdles First Round Destiny Huven (10)
Thursday 8:30 PM Women 1500 M First Round Madison Mooney (27), Victoria Heiligenthal (44), Emma Watcke (45)
Thursday 9 PM Women 100 M First Round Kiley Robbins (33)
Thursday 9:50 PM Women 800 M First Round Danielle Bellino (29)
Thursday 11:10 PM Women 10,000 M Semifinal Sami Stieve (24), Danielle Orie (25), Lexi Westley (27)

Day Time (CT) Event Round  Athletes (Rank)
Friday 3 PM Men Discus First…

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