Four student-athletes participate in UW-La Crosse Final Qualifier

Four student-athletes participate in UW-La Crosse Final Qualifier

LA CROSSE, Wis. – Four Olivet College track athletes Bruce BakerConnor BausermanIsabelle Leon and Nicole Zerfas, participated Thursday night at the University of Wis.-La Crosse NCAA Final Qualifier inside the Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex.

Bauserman competed in the 800-meter run, with aspirations of improving on his season-best time to move up on the NCAA Performance List. He placed fourth with a time of 1:53.41, but the time was more than one second slower than his season-best. Bauserman will find out Saturday night if his season-best time of 1:52.00 will make the cut for the NCAA DIII Championships. The time currently ranks tied for 26th on the list.

Baker had a time of 15:42.33 in the 5,000-meter run. Leon finished the 800-meter run in 2:20.41. Zerfas finished the 3,000-meter steeplechase in 12:42.36.