– Temple women's track & field standout freshman Jade Wilson
has qualified to compete in the 400m hurdles at the 2010 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships, held at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Wilson will contend for the title in the 400m hurdles beginning with the preliminary races on Friday, June 25 at 1:50 p.m., seeking to advance to the finals on Saturday, June 26 at 3:45 p.m.
The Neptune, NJ (Neptune) native earned a spot in the meet with a qualifying time of 1:00.77, ranking 18th best in the field. Wilson had a stellar debut with the Owls this season, placing third in the 400m hurdles at the Atlantic 10 Championships to help lead the team to their first ever title.