Appanaitis Named to the USTFCCCA Division I Track and Field All-Region Team
To be eligible for a spot the All-Region team, the student-athlete must place in the top eight of her respective event at the Regional Championships and that student-athlete’s institution must be a current paid member of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
Appanaitis placed third in the javelin (48.35m/158-07), and qualified for the NCAA National Championships, at last weekend’s West Regional NCAA Track and Field Championships in Northridge, Calif.
Appanaitis will compete in the NCAA National Championships June 12-14, 2008 in
Appanaitis is the school record holder in the javelin (169’5”) and took first in the javelin at this season’s 2008 WAC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 168’00”.