BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Junior Jamal Watkins (Hampton, Ga./Dodge City CC) ran the top time in the 100 meter dash preliminaries Friday afternoon at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships to represent Birmingham-Southern on day two. He has now qualified for three finals in all three of his events this weekend.
Watkins crossed in 10.47 to tie his season best time in the event, just 0.06 seconds off his personal record. His time also broke the stadium record. He will now compete in the 100 final, as well as, the 200 and 4x100 relay finals on Saturday.
Information including entries, scores, and results can be found on the championship website here.