Schneider, Gobert Qualify For NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship
From Sports Information Director, May 22, 2011 | Men's Track & Field
by Dan Lukes, firstname.lastname@example.org, (920) 403-4077
Gobert is the ninth seeding in the decathlon with 6,389 points. Schneider is the 12th seeding in the long jump with a season-best leap of 23 feet 9 inches.
Gobert is the first St. Norbert decathlete to qualify for the NCAA Championship. His 6,389-point total came late last week at the North Central College Last Chance Meet. The first five events in the decathlon will take place starting at noon CDT Thursday, and the final five events are set for noon CDT Friday.
Schneider's best jump of the year came May 13 at the Midwest Conference Championship. The men's long jump is scheduled for 6 p.m. CDT on Thursday.