Chris Tillotson to Compete at USA Track & Field Junior Nationals
June 21, 2010
CONWAY - Coastal Carolina's Chris Tillotson has earned a bid to compete in the javelin at the 2010 USA Outdoor Track & Field Junior National Championships, held June 23-27 at Drake University.
Tillotson will compete on Friday (June 25) at 1:00 pm (CT).
Tillotson, who ranks 11th in the nation in the Junior Division (under 20), earned his berth to the 2010 Junior Nationals thanks to a throw of 193-8 feet (59.02) at the Myrtle Beach Open earlier this month. Tillotson placed seventh in the javelin at the 2010 Big South Outdoors behind teammate and champion Jason Flanagan.
Television coverage of the USA National Championships will be provided by ESPN and NBC.
ESPN, June 25 8:00-10:00 pm
ESPN, June 26 1:00-2:30 pm
NBC, June 26 3:00-4:00 pm
ESPN, June 27 1:00-2:30 pm
NBC, June 27 3:00-4:00 pm