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Campbell Goes for Seventh National Title Saturday

She is scheduled to compete at 6:05 p.m. Saturday

       

Amber Campbell

Amber Campbell

March 1, 2013

CONWAY - Former Chanticleer and current volunteer assistant track & field coach, Amber Campbell is going for her seventh-straight USA National Title in the weight throw this Saturday in Albuquerque, N.M. The event will be broadcast on Universal Sports from 6-8 p.m. tomorrow and also on NBC Sports Network from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday.

Campbell is a two-time Olympian, two-time USA Outdoor champion, six-time USA Indoor champion, three-time USA Outdoor runner-up and two-time USA Indoor runner-up. She is a 16-time Big South Conference champion and five-time NCAA All-American.

She owns the third-farthest indoor weight throw in American history. Campbell has represented Team USA at three World Outdoor Championships (2005, 2009, 2011) and is two-time Olympian (2008, 2012). Campbell's mark at the 2012 Olympics is the best ever Olympic performance by an American in the hammer throw.

To view the webcast of the event CLICK HERE