Meyer Qualifies for NCAA Championship

May 30, 2004

Gainesville, FL - Lucas Meyer finished fifth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA East Regional with a time of 8:54.72 Saturday night. The top five finishers in each event at the regional advance to the NCAA Championship in Austin June 9-12.

Meyer's finish earned four points for the Bulldogs, coming in behind Andy Smith of NC State (8:42.94), Steve Zieminski of Florida (8:47.32), Jochen Dieckfoss of BU (8:48.72) and Daniel Parker of Florida (8:54.38).