Lockhart Concludes Louisville Track and FieldÃ¢Â€Â™s Final Day at NCAA Champions
Lockhart Concludes Louisville Track and FieldÂ's Final Day at NCAA Championships
Charachesicia Lockhart earned her second All-America distinction of the meet on Saturday.
June 9, 2012
LOUISVILLE, Ky. Â-- Senior Charachesicia Lockhart concluded the University of Louisville track and field teamÂ's final day at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships with All-America honors on Saturday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.
Lockhart secured her second All-America honor at the meet, becoming the first in program history to earn the award in the triple jump after placing 19th. On her third attempt, she registered a wind-aided 12.80m/42-0 to earn honorable mention accolades. Lockhart became the womenÂ's programÂ's first All-America recipient in the long jump event on Thursday.
A Dallas, Texas, native, Lockhart finishes her career with two All-America honors, one individual BIG EAST title and four school records (indoor: 4x400m relay; outdoor: long jump, 4x400m relay, sprint medley relay).
The Cardinal women finished the meet tied for 50th with four points.
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NCAA OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (DES MOINES, IOWA Â-- DRAKE STADIUM)
Saturday, June 9
WomenÂ's Triple Jump Final
19. Charachesicia Lockhart Â-- 12.80m/42-0 (wind: 2.3)
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