picture of 2018 DI NCAA West Preliminary Round

Completed, May 25-27, 2018
 

FloTrack will provide coverage of the 2018 DI NCAA West Preliminary Round in Sacramento, CA.

  1. House Of Run: Houlihan’s Kick, Norman’s Anchor, Baker’s Rise

    House Of Run: Houlihan’s Kick, Norman’s Anchor, Baker’s Rise

    Jun 1, 2018

    Jason and Kevin discuss Shelby Houlihan’s huge personal best, Michael Norman’s monster anchor leg, Noah Lyles’ 19.69, Ronnie Baker’s big week in the 100m, the stumbles from Sydney McLaughlin and Emma Coburn, and all the other results from a busy weekend in professional and collegiate track and field.

  2. Full List Of NCAA Championship Qualifiers

    Full List Of NCAA Championship Qualifiers

    May 27, 2018

    The full list of qualifiers for the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Championships.

  3. Arizona State's Maggie Ewen Aiming for Triple College Closure

    Arizona State's Maggie Ewen Aiming for Triple College Closure

    May 23, 2018

    By Judd Spicer

  4. Confidence Picks Featuring and Grant Holloway, LSU, And Houston

    Confidence Picks Featuring and Grant Holloway, LSU, And Houston

    May 23, 2018

    The collegiate season ramps up this weekend with NCAA Preliminary Rounds taking place in Sacramento, California, and Tampa, Florida. In each event, the top 12 finishers advance to the 2018 NCAA Championships in Eugene. After an extremely fast indoor and outdoor season, it's easy to be confident that the fast times will continue in the postseason. 

  5. House Of Run: Prelims & Pre-Prognostications

    House Of Run: Prelims & Pre-Prognostications

    May 23, 2018

    Jason and Kevin discuss Steven Gardiner, Noah Lyles, and Shaunae Miller-Uibo’s big performances on the streets of Boston, Mo Farah narrowing down his fall marathon decision, the athlete most likely to drop a big time at the NCAA Prelims, and the best races at this weekend’s Prefontaine Classic.

  6. FloTrack Predicts The Top-12 Qualifiers At NCAA Prelims

    FloTrack Predicts The Top-12 Qualifiers At NCAA Prelims

    May 23, 2018

    Here are our official FloTrack predictions for who will qualify (top-12) for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the individual track events.

  7. Schweizer's Double, Houston's Team Chances; West Prelim Preview

    Schweizer's Double, Houston's Team Chances; West Prelim Preview

    May 22, 2018

    The 2018 Division I NCAA West Preliminary Round kicks off on Thursday in Sacramento, California, where every athlete's goal is a top-12 finish and a trip to Eugene. Yesterday, we looked at 10 of the biggest names competing at the 2018 DI NCAA East Preliminary Round. Today, we will do the same with the West.  

  8. Five Races That Will Be Especially Close At NCAA Prelims

    Five Races That Will Be Especially Close At NCAA Prelims

    May 21, 2018

    The race for the top 12 begins this Thursday in Sacramento, California, and Tampa, Florida, as the NCAA's best try to navigate the preliminary rounds and advance to Eugene. The qualifying system is clear-cut and unforgiving, making events with obvious favorites still very intriguing. Here are five of the deepest events that could lead to some intense battles for the 12 qualifying spots.  

  9. What Did It Take To Qualify For NCAA Prelims Over The Years?

    What Did It Take To Qualify For NCAA Prelims Over The Years?

    May 19, 2018

    Since the NCAA moved to a two-regional system in 2010, the qualification process for the NCAA Championships has consisted of the top 48 individuals and top 24 relays in the West and East regions competing for 12 qualifying spots during the last weekend of May.

  10. House Of Run: Sydney Won't Slow Down

    House Of Run: Sydney Won't Slow Down

    May 18, 2018

    Jason and Kevin discuss Sydney McLaughlin's NCAA record, what race she will focus on in the future, Grant Holloway's standing in the world, the crowded field in the men's 400m, the struggles of Andre De Grasse and the highlights from the Shanghai Diamond League meet.