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24 LSU athletes heading to Austin for NCAA Outdoor Championships

Editor’s Note: The following is an official press release courtesy of LSU’s athletics department.

BATON ROUGE, La. – The LSU track and field team will have 24 entries in this week’s NCAA Outdoor Championships. This year’s meet will take place June 7-10, hosted at Mike A. Myers Track & Soccer Stadium in Austin, Texas.

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The Tigers will be represented in 24 events by 18 individuals and four relays this week. The meet begins Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. CT and concludes on Saturday at around 10:30 p.m. All four days of the meet will be streamed on ESPN2, while individual events will be aired separately on ESPN+ (ESPN2 links directly below).

Wednesday (6:30 p.m.) | Thursday (7:30 p.m.) | Friday (8 p.m.) | Saturday (8 p.m.)

The men head into this weekend with high odds to earn another National Championship. LSU holds 13 entries on the men’s side, which is second most in the nation behind Arkansas. They enter this weekend ranked fifth, after starting the season in second. The Tigers will look to earn their first national title since 2021.

Men | 13 entries, 12 student-athletes, 11 events

100

Godson Oghenebrume, Da’Marcus Fleming, Brandon Hicklin

200

Dorian Camel

110H

Matthew Sophia

400H

Sean Burrell

4 x 100

Brandon Hicklin, Dorian Camel, Da’Marcus Fleming, Godson Oghenebrume (Alt: Hicks)

4 x 400

Dorian Camel, Sean Burrell, Shakeem McKay, Ashton Hicks (Alt: Swanson)

LJ

Brandon Hicklin

TJ

Apalos Edwards

SP

John Meyer

DT

Claudio Romero

PV

Tzuriel Pedigo

The women also head into this weekend a good chance to earn another National Championship. The Lady Tigers hold 11 entries across eight different events. They enter this weekend ranked seventh after starting the season in first. The Tigers will look to earn their first women’s national title since 2008.

Women | 11 entries, 12 student-athletes, eight events

200

Favour Ofili, Brianna Lyston

800

Michaela Rose, Cindy Bourdier

110H

Alia Armstrong, Leah Phillips

400H

Shani’a Bellamy

4 x 100

Alia Armstrong, Favour Ofili, Brianna Lyston, Thelma Davies

4 x 400

Ella Onojuvwevwo, Michaela Rose, Leah Phillips, Hannah Douglas

HJ

Morgan Smalls

LJ

Morgan Smalls

For more information regarding the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships, and to purchase tickets, log on to NCAA.com/trackandfield.

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Story originally appeared on LSU Tigers Wire