Ogle and Wood headed to Nationals

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2013-05-17

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Senior Lance Wood and junior Cendall Ogle will represent Huntington University at the 2013 NAIA Outdoor National Championships slated for May 23-25 at Indiana Wesleyan University.

 NAIA 2013 Outdoor Nat'l logo

Wood (Waterville, Ohio, Toledo Christian H.S.) will be making his first appearance on the national stage in the marathon as the 64th seed scheduled for 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 25. He punched his ticket to the championships by running a 1:14:29.72 at the Veterans Half Marathon in Columbia City, Indiana on November 10, 2012.

For Ogle, this marks her third trip to a track and field national championship. As a freshman she finished 29th at outdoor nationals in the steeplechase and last year the Warsaw native (Warsaw H.S.) was a member of the distance medley relay team that claimed 18th at indoor nationals.

This year, she will toe the line for the 1500 meter trials as the 27th-seed on Thursday, May 23, at 3:20 p.m. with finals scheduled for Saturday, May 25, at 3:00 p.m.

Indiana Wesleyan will be video-streaming the events. For more information, click here

The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 46 NAIA All-America honors and 202 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.
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