WATCH | See what Director of Cross Country Track and Field Jeff Langdon and Track and Field Associate Head Coach Cameron Harvey had to say going into the 2019 @OVCSports Outdoor Track and Field Championships. pic.twitter.com/ml82wt1GyZ— Belmont Cross Country / Track & Field (@BelmontXCTF) May 6, 2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - - Belmont University women's track & field will compete in the 2019 OVC Outdoor Championships this weekend at Southeast Missouri.
The Bruins, who placed sixth at conference indoors in February, are primed to challenge for individual and team podiums.
Leading the way is senior and past NCAA regional qualifier Karly Hibbard (Edmonds, Wash.) in the javelin. The reigning OVC Champion, Hibbard enters with the top qualifying mark in the league again this year.
Other Bruins vying for high points and medals - based on qualifying times and marks - include sophomore Payton Barlow (White House, Tenn.) (400m), sophomore Maja Gustafsson (Vasteras, Sweden) (javelin) and sophomore Ruth Wiggins (Memphis, Tenn.) (800m).
The 2019 OVC Outdoor Championships will be streamed live and on demand via ESPN+ with live results posted on ovcsports.com and Belmont twitter.