Reggie Nelson will advance to the NCAA Championship in Eugene, Ore., from June 10-13.
Reggie Nelson will make his second consecutive trip to Eugene, Ore., to compete for the national championship.
Eleven student-athletes will compete for a chance to go to the NCAA Championships this weekend.
Coastal Carolina will be well represented at next weekend's NCAA opening round.
The Chanticleers came up just short of their third and ninth championships, respectively.
**2014: NCAA East Preliminary Round qualifier in 400m and 4x400 relay
**2013: All-Big South in 400m and 4x400 relay
2014 Track & Field: Set the school record in the 400m twice, with the second time coming in the NCAA East Preliminary Round as he clocked 47.02 in a preliminary heat... Member of 4x400 relay teams that set the school record on three different occasions, the last with a time of 3:08.12 at the NCAA East Preliminary Round meet to place 16th... Member of 4x100 relay teams that won the Big South Championships and posted a time of 40.70 in a preliminary of the Penn Relays... Finished second in the 400m at the Winthrop Invitational, fifth in the Big South Championships and ninth at the Georgia Tech Invitational... Posted a season-best 200m time of 21.48 in a preliminary at the Big South Championships and finished fifth in the event.
2013 Track & Field: Earned All-Big South honors in the 400 meters and 4x400 relay... Earned a berth to the NCAA East Preliminary Round as part of the 4x400 relay team... Won the Big South Championship in the 4x400... Helped set the Coastal Carolina school record in the 4x400 at the Penn Relays with a time of 3:09.98... Ranks second in the 400 on the Coastal Carolina all-time performers list after a personal best time of 47.64 at the Georgia Tech Invitational... Had a pair of top-10 finishes in the 200 at the Big South Championships and the CCU Invitational... Had five top-10 finishes in the 400 including winning at the Chanticleer Classic, CCU Invitational and the Battle of the Beaches VIII... Finished second in the 400 at the Big South Championships... Turned in a personal best time of 21.15 in the 200 at the Big South Championships... Finished the season ranked second in the Big South in the 200 and 400... Helped the 4x400 relay to wins at the CCU Invitational, Big South Championships and Georgia Tech Invitational.
2012 Track & Field: Set a season-best time of 49.14 in the 400 meters in a preliminary at the Big South Championships... Equaled that time at the Winthrop Twilight to place fourth... Finished third in the 400 meters at the Tiger Final Qualifier and fifth at the Chanticleer Classic... Notched a season-best time in the 200 meters of 22.26 at the Winthrop Twilight and finished seventh in the event at the Tiger Final Qualifier... Recorded a 100-meter time of 11.06 at the North Florida Invitational.
High School: Competed at Riverside High School... Named to the 4A All-Region Two team during junior and senior season... Finished fourth in the state in the 400 meters... Posted a personal best in the 100 meters with a 11.30 during senior season... Recorded a personal best time of 22.57 in the 200 meters and 49.92 in the 400 meters during junior season.