Track & Field

 
May 25, 2012

Footer Advances To NCAA Finals

CLAREMONT, Calif. — Hardin-Simmons freshman hurdler Derek Footer moved into the NCAA finals with a 14.51 in the preliminaries on Friday evening at Claremont Mudd Scripps Colleges in Claremont, Calif. 

Footer finished third in his heat and was one of the six fastest non-winning times in the prelims to advance to the NCAA Finals on Saturday. The final is slated for 5:25 CST on Saturday.

Footer is looking to become the school's first Divsision III men's track All-American in the four-year history of the program.  

Fans can follow the NCAA meet at the following two links.

Live Results

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110 Hurdles Results

Place

Competitor

Cl.

School

Time

Wind

1

Justin Johnson

FR

St. Norbert

14.15Q 

1.9       

2

Adam Scalesse

SO

Coast Guard

14.26Q 

2.2       

3

Sutton Coleman

SR

Rose-Hulman

14.35Q 

2.7       

4

Junior Saint Preux

FR

McMurry

14.34q 

2.2       

5

Matt Jurcak

SR

Case Western

14.36q 

1.9 14.351

6

Matt Bundy

JR

Wesley

14.36q 

2.7 14.359

7

Ryan Lopez-Jordan

SO

Marietta

14.45q 

2.7       

8

Joe Pruckno

SR

Utica

14.50q 

2.2       

9

Derek Footer

FR

Hardin-Simmons

14.51q 

1.9       

10

Austin Curbow

SR

Otterbein

14.60  

1.9       

11

Aaron Loferski

JR

Wis.-Platteville

14.67  

2.2       

12

Marcus Smith

JR

Wis.-Whitewater

14.71  

1.9       

13

TJ Valley

SO

Wis.-Platteville

14.74  

2.2       

14

Mike Judd

FR

Wis.-Whitewater

14.76  

2.2       

15

Larry Johnson

JR

Wartburg

14.79  

1.9       

16

Ronnie Posthauer

FR

Wabash

14.82  

2.2       

17

Ethan Miller

SR

Central College

14.92  

2.7       

18

Alexander Pawlak

SR

Concordia (Wis.)

15.04  

2.7

19

Adam Nichols

JR

Wis.-La Crosse

15.08

1.9       

20

Tyler Jackson

SR

Washington U.

16.95

2.7

 

Heat 2

1

Justin Johnson

FR

 St. Norbert

14.15Q            

2

Matt Jurcak

SR

 Case Western

14.36q 14.351     

3

Derek Footer

FR

 Hardin-Simmons

14.51q            

4

Austin Curbow

SR

 Otterbein

14.60              

5

Marcus Smith

JR

Wis.-Whitewater

14.71             

6

Larry Johnson

JR

Wartburg

14.79             

7

Adam Nichols

JR

Wis.-La Crosse

15.08