Heart Athletic News
Men's Indoor Track & Field - Thu, Mar. 1, 2012

GENEVA, Ohio - The Heart of America Athletic Conference will have 10 student-athletes competing at the 47th NAIA Men's Indoor Track and Field Championship, March 1-3 at the SPIRE Institute Track and Field Sports Complex. Schedule | Live Scoring

Conference champion Baker leads the contingent with three participants in the field as two-time winner Jeremy Gathright will compete in the triple jump and the long jump while Travis Miller takes aim at the high jump crown and JL Anderson competes in the 60 meter hurdles.

Central Methodist, Evangel and Missouri Valley will each have a pair of qualifiers involved with Lucas Manring of CMU and Ignacio Franco of MVC going head-to-head in the 800 meters. The Vikings' Tyler Davis will compete against Gathright in the long jump while Josh Perry of CMU squares off against Gathright in the triple jump.

Live scoring will be available for the championships starting with the heptathlon events set to start at 1:30pm (EST). The first individual track event will be the 5000 meters at 4:45pm.

2012 NAIA Men's Indoor Track and Field Championship Qualifiers

JL Anderson (60 meter hurdles)
Jeremy Gathright (triple jump, long jump)
Travis Miller (high jump)

Central Methodist
Lucas Manring (800 meters)
Josh Perry (triple jump)

James Hafner (3000 meter race walk)
Nicholas Hestand (5000 meters)

Yonas Mebrahtu (3000 meters)

Missouri Valley
Tyler Davis (long jump)
Ignacio Franco (800 meters)