• Dennis McCaslin

Sixteen athletes with Hog ties set to compete in2019 USATF Outdoor Championships in Des Moines

Arkansas Sports Information

With the NCAA season completed and behind them, 16 current or former members of the Arkansas track & field programs will pursue success on the national stage at the 2019 USATF Outdoor Championships July 25-28 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Hosted by Drake University, the four-day event will see the top athletes from around the country vying for a USATF Championship with the next IAAF World Championships slated to be held in Doha, Qatar Sept. 28-Oct. 6, 2019.

Current Razorbacks traveling to Iowa include Carl Elliot III (110-meter hurdles), Travean Caldwell (400-meter hurdles), Nick Hilson (400-meter hurdles), Gabe Moore (Decathlon), Lexi Jacobus (Pole Vault), Tori Hoggard (Pole Vault), Desiree Freier (Pole Vault).

The seven current Hogs will be joined by nine #ProHogs including Stanley Kebenei (Steeplechase), Frankline Tonui (Steeplechase), Marqueze Washington (200-meters, 400-meters), Kenzo Cotton (100-meter, 200-meters), Larry Donald (400-meter hurdles), Nikki Hiltz (800-meters, 1,500-meters), Chrishuna Williams (800-meters), Payton Chadwick (100-meter hurdles), and Sandi Morris (Pole Vault).

Current | Pro Match-Ups

200-meters: Kenzo Cotton | Marqueze Washington | Strongest PR – Both, 10.07 (2016, 2017)400-meter hurdles: Travean Caldwell | Nick Hilson | Larry Donald. Strongest PR – Caldwell, 49.75 (2019)

3,000-meter steeplechase: Stanley Kebenei | Frankline Tonui. Strongest PR – Kebenei, 8:08.30 (2017)

800-meters: Chrishuna Williams | Nikki Hiltz. Strongest PR – 1:59.59 (2016)

Pole Vault: Sandi Morris | Lexi Jacobus | Tori Hoggard | Desiree Freier. Strongest PR – Morris 5.00m (16-4.75) (2016) July 25-28 in Des Moines, Iowa.