Augusta State runner qualifies for NCAA Championship

Ross makes school history

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 2:32 PM
Last updated 6:39 PM

Augusta State’s Dustin Ross made history Tuesday, becoming the school’s first track athlete to qualify for the NCAA Division II Championships, May 23-25, in Pueblo, Colo.

Ross, a sophomore, qualified for the men’s 1,500 with a time of 3:50.31. He is seeded 16th among 24 runners for the preliminary run.

Augusta State started an outdoor track and field program earlier this year.

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