25 Conference Carolinas Student-Athletes Selected to Participate in 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships

INDIANAPOLIS, IND. – 25 Conference Carolinas student-athletes qualified for the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championship meet, it was announced by the NCAA on Tuesday (May 14).

The championships will be held May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas at Javelina Stadium. Texas A&M University-Kingsville will serve as the host of the championships. The championships will be streamed live on www.NCAA.com each day.

See Conference Carolinas representatives listed below. For full participants lists click: Men|Women


2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships - ConfCarolinas Qualifiers - Men
Emmanuel Event Seed
Sulaimane Bangura 400 Meter Dash 46.79
Limestone Event Seed
Devon Brooks 110 Meter Hurdles 14.20
  Long Jump 7.56m
Joshua Simmons 400 Meter Hurdles 51.96
Marquett Simmons, Jr. 200 Meter Dash 20.79
Mount Olive Event Seed
Trevor Carr 4x100 Meter Relay 40.55
Sven Bulik 4x100 Meter Relay 40.55
Richard Fisher 4x400 Meter Relay 3:08.24
Zach Jenkins 4x100 Meter Relay 40.55
Arne Leppelsack 4x400 Meter Relay 3:08.24
Johnny Middlebrooks 4x100 Meter Relay 40.55
  4x400 Meter Relay 3:08.24
Tedric Shannon 4x400 Meter Relay 3:08.24
Tai Smith 5000 Meter Run 14:08.84
Zach Teeple Javelin Throw 66.29m
North Greenville Event Seed
Jackson Junkins 4x100 Meter Relay 40.40
Preston Pierce 4x100 Meter Relay 40.40
Tevin Richardson 200 Meter Dash 20.81
  400 Meter Dash 46.56
  4x100 Meter Relay 40.40
JJ Sherman 100 Meter Dash 10.32
  200 Meter Dash 20.99
  4x100 Meter Relay 40.40


2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships - ConfCarolinas Qualifiers - Women
Lees-McRae Event Seed
Brittney Augustin 400 Meter Hurdles 1:00.59
Limestone Event Seed
Zawadi Brown 100 Meter Dash 11.59
  200 Meter Dash 24.16
Mount Olive Event Seed
Leah Hanle 5000 Meter Run 16:02.46
  10000 Meter Run 34:09.11
Candy Lockett Hammer Throw 55.87m
Southern Wesleyan Event Seed
Michele Beugre 4x100 Meter Relay 45.98
Lyric King 4x100 Meter Relay 45.98
Jami Lewis 4x100 Meter Relay 45.98
Amanda Trapp 4x100 Meter Relay 45.98


Conference Carolinas is a NCAA Division II athletics conference made up of 11 teams from Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. These institutions consist of: Barton College, Belmont Abbey College, Converse College, Emmanuel College, Erskine College, King University, Lees-McRae College, Limestone College, University of Mount Olive, North Greenville University, and Southern Wesleyan University.