Senior Kiah Douglas (Saginaw, MI) will compete in the long jump at the NCAA Division I Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Preliminary Championships in Greensboro, NC on Thursday, May 23.
Douglas qualified for the regionals with a personal-best leap of 6.09 meters at the Toledo Invitational Track Meet on May 3. This will be her first appearance at an NCAA regional event.
Douglas, who currently ranks 37th in the East region, recently finished in sixth place in the long jumpat the 2013 Outdoor MAC Championships with a jump of 5.69 meters. At the 2012 Outdoor MAC Championships, she landed in second place with a mark of 5.98 meters.
If Douglas finishes in the top 12 at regionals, she will qualify for the NCAA Championship Meet, June 5-8 in Eugene, OR.