Mia Adams Competes at NCAA Championships Thursday

June 7, 2016

EUGENE, Ore. - For Mia Adams there is no better way to end her collegiate career than in “Track Town.” The Louisiana Tech senior will bring an end to her collegiate career on the country’s biggest stage when she competes in the long jump Thursday evening in the NCAA Championships at historic Heyward Field in Eugene, Oregon.

The women’s long jump competition is scheduled for 6 p.m. PT/8 p.m. CT on Thursday, June 9 in Eugene.

Adams, is one of 30 student-athletes from Conference USA that have advanced to the final round of competition in the NCAA postseason.

A native of Georgia, Adams advanced to the NCAA Championships after she finished 12th in the long jump at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships in Jacksonville, Florida on May 26. Her jump of 20-2.5 (6.16m) secured the 12th and final advancing spot to the NCAA Championships.

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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