Mia Adams Finishes 23rd at NCAA Championships

Mia Adams
June 9, 2016

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EUGENE, Ore. - Louisiana Tech redshirt senior Mia Adams' collegiate career came to an end late Thursday as she finished 23rd at the NCAA Championships at historic Heyward Field in Eugene, Oregon.

Adams jumped 19-1.5 (5.83m) to place 23rd in the nation. The performance marked her first trip to the NCAA Championships. She beat Arkansas jumper Kelsey Herman by 4.5 inches. Nebraska's Jazmin McCoy edged Adams by 3.5 inches.

The performance by Adams brought the 2016 Louisiana Tech track and field collegiate season to a close. Current and former student-athletes now turn their attention to the various national governing body Olympic Trials leading up to the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro later this summer.

For complete coverage of Tech Track and Field and Cross Country, please follow @LATechTandF on Twitter or visit the official home of Louisiana Tech Athletics at LATechSports.com.




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