Olympic Track & Field Trials Resume Tonight
Five Princeton track & field athletes remain to compete for a place on the Olympic team at the 2012 US Olympic Trials resume today in Eugene, Ore.
Donn Cabral '12 is one of 12 that will race in the men's steeplechase. The final will be televised on NBC Sports at 9:30 p.m., ET. Cabral must finish in the top three to make the team. Six of the 12 in the race all have the Olympic A standard, including with Cabral.
Greta Feldman '13 is in the qualifying round of the women's 1500 that starts at 6:50 p.m., ET. That event will not be televised.
Being accepted yesterday in the 400-meter hurdles and taken off the provisional list is Austin Hollimon '13. The qualifier is today at 9 p.m., and should be airing on NBC Sports.
On Friday, Ashley Higginson '11 and Carrie Dimoff '06 are two of the 12 in the final of the women's steeplechase. That final is scheduled for 7:45 p.m., ET and will be televised on NBC Sports.
Joe Stilin '12 who missed making the 5,000 by two places a few days ago, was the last athlete left off the 1,500 list yesterday. Right behind him was Trevor Van Ackeren '12.
|Name||Event||Day/Time||Round (# competitors)|
|Donn Cabral '12||Steeplechase||28th at 6:30 p.m.||Final (12)|
|Ashley Higginson '11||Steeplechase||29th at 4:45 p.m.||Final (12)|
|Carrie Dimoff '06||Steeplechase||29th at 4:45 p.m.||Final (12)|
|Greta Feldman '13||1500||28th at 3:50 p.m.||Qualifying (30)|
|29th at 3:45 p.m.||Semifinal (24)|
|1st at 4:23 p.m.||Final (12)|
|Austin Hollimon '13
||400m Hurdles||28th at 6 p.m.||Qualifying (28)|
|29th at 3:35 p.m.||Semifinal (16)|
|*all times are local|
All Broadcasts LIVE
|Thurs., June 28||9-11 p.m. ET||NBCSN|
|Fri., June 29||6-8 p.m. ET||NBCSN|
|Sat., June 30||9-10 p.m. ET/PT||NBC|
|Sun., July 1||7-8 p.m. ET/PT||NBC|