Freeman Set to Compete at USA Track & Field Championships

JU senior Bienna Freeman will race in the 800 meters at the 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Thursday in Des Moines, Iowa.

Freeman, after earning Second Team All-American Honors for her 10th place finish in the 800m at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, will be racing in hopes of earning the opportunity to represent the United States at the upcoming World Championships in August.  She is set to race in the fifth of five preliminary heats and will advance to the semifinal round if she finishes in the top two in her heat or if she is one of the next six fastest times.

The event is scheduled to begin at 4:30 pm Eastern Time.  Fans can watch the live webcast by clicking on the link.