Beloit, WI -- Jose Gutierrez, a sophomore hurdler/sprinter/jumper from Beloit (Memorial) has earned a spot in the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the 400m Hurdles. The NCAA released the list of official qualifiers today.
The meet, hosted by the University of Mount Union, will be held at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, beginning on Thursday, May 25, and running thru Saturday, May 27.
Gutierrez will compete in the prelims at approximately 3:15 p.m. Eastern time on Thursday after. The finals will be run on Saturday at 2:25 pm. ET.
The Midwest Conference Champion in both the 110m and 400m Hurdles, Gutierrez qualified with his Beloit record time of :53.80 at the Loras College Dr. Tucker Open on May 5. He is the first NCAA qualifier for the Bucs since 2013 when Felicia Carlson qualified in the 100m.