Coker's Lott Qualifies for NCAA DII Outdoor Track and Field National Championship

Coker's Lott Qualifies for NCAA DII Outdoor Track and Field National Championship

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Coker College women's track and field member Darroneshia Lott has qualified for the 2017 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field National Championship in the 800-meter run, becoming the first Coker track and field team member to do so in program history.

Lott's lowest time of 2:07.99, which came at the Weems Baskin Invitational, is the seventh fastest time in NCAA Division II, earning her a No. 6 seed in the event. She picked up five wins this season in the 800-meter, with her wins coming at the USC Open, South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Championships, Weems Baskin Invitational, Lenoir-Rhyne University Southside Power & Fitness Invitational and the UNCW Seahawk Invitational.

The championships will be held May 25-27 at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. For a complete list of the participating student-athletes, click here. Steaming of the championships can be found at www.NCAA.com.