Zionsville grad qualifies for Indoor NCAAs
Mar. 4—Zionsville grad All-American Katie Isenbarger has qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships.
The championships will run March 10-11 at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Isenbarger won the Conference USA Indoor High Jump title this winter, clearing 1.80 meters (5-feet-10.9-inches). She also had a jump of 1.84 meters (6—feet-0.4-inches) to win the Bellarmine Classic.
Needing a better mark to make the NCAA field, Isenbarger went to Boston to compete in a last chance meet and cleared 1.85 meters (6-feet-0.83-inches) to earn her spot in the national field.
Isenbarger enters the NCAA Championships as the No. 14 overall seed.
Will Willems is the Sports Editor of the Lebanon Reporter. Follow him on Twitter @Will_Willems.