Olympic Sports Message Board
|Subject: Stephanie Garcia qualifies for finals|
|Posted by: TY-HOO on Mon Jun 25 2012 9:32:47 PM|
Former Virginia track and field All-American Stephanie Garcia qualified
for the final in the womenâs 3,000m steeplechase at U.S. Track and
Field Olympic Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., Monday evening
Garcia placed fourth in her heat (seventh overall) in a time of 9:48.17,
automatically qualifying for the final on Friday (June 29) at 7:45 p.m. The
final will be broadcast live on the NBC Sports Network.
The South Riding, Va., native represented the US at the 2011 IAAF
World Championships in the event in Daegu, South Korea and finished
fourth at the 2011 USATF Championships.
|Stephanie Garcia qualifies for finals -- TY-HOO Mon Jun 25 2012 9:32:47 PM|