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2017 Outdoor Men's and Women's Track NAIA National Championship Qualifiers
Track and Field - Thu, May 25, 2017

GULF SHORES, Ala. – (ResultsThe Grand View men's and women's track and field team has 11 athletes participating in the NAIA National Championship. All events are being held at Mickey Miller Blackwell Stadium in Gulf Shores, Ala. The Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Sports Commission, in partnership with the city of Gulf Shores, are the hosts for the fourth-consecutive year.

The Vikings competed in four events today (May 25), including the women's 4x100 relay, the men's and women's hammer, and the women's javelin.

Women's 4x100 Relay
18th place-49.39 seconds
Dimetrea Hamilton (FR/Des Moines, Iowa)
Ronnoja Ayers (JR/Des Moines, Iowa)
Katie Roberts (SR/Ankeny, Iowa)
Allie Flaws (FR/Webster City, Iowa)

Women's Javelin
Taylor Wells (SR/Des Moines, Iowa)-22nd-34.43m

Women's Hammer
LaVon Davis (FR/Ames, Iowa)-25th-43.93m

Men's Hammer
Clay Siefken (SO/Burlington, Iowa)-21st-50.71m
Taylor Mitchell (SR/Des Moines, Iowa)-25th-50.09m

In addition, senior captain Jaidin Ross (SR/Omaha, Neb.) received an NAIA Champions of Character Award during today's events.

On Friday (May 26), the Vikings will compete in men's discus and the women's 100m hurdles. Hamilton will compete in the 100m hurdles at 1:30 p.m while Siefken, Mitchell, and sophomore Jacob Goeller (Fairbank, Iowa) will throw discus at 5 p.m.

For live results and updates, click here.

Stretch Internet, the NAIA's official video-streaming company of NAIA national championship events, will be broadcasting the events on A subscription package to view the entire three-day event is $14.95. For more information, including how to register and sign-up for an account, click here.

For more information on the 2017 NAIA Men's & Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Championships, click here.

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