Written by Sam Thornton, Texas A&M Athletics Communications
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SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – The Texas A&M track & field team is set to make its mark at the 2023 NACAC U23 Championships, with three exceptional representatives gearing up for the prestigious event at the San Jose National Stadium. Connor Schulman and Jermaisha Arnold will proudly don the colors of the United States, while Heather Abadie will soar high for Canada.
Schulman’s Impressive Form
Connor Schulman, fresh from a commendable 12th place finish in the men’s 110m hurdles at the USATF Outdoor Championships, is brimming with confidence.
Notably, he achieved a personal best time of 13.33 during the NCAA Division I Outdoor Championships in June. Schulman’s campaign will kick off on Saturday, July 22 at 7:45 a.m.
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Arnold Ready to Blaze the Track
Jermaisha Arnold heads to the NACAC U23 Championships following a successful finals trip in the women’s 400m at the USATF outdoors. With her personal best time of 50.33 set at the NCAA West Preliminary Round in May, Arnold is a force to be reckoned with.
She will take on the 400m semifinals on Friday, July 21, at 1:30 p.m. Moreover, Arnold will be a key player in the women’s 4x400m event on Sunday, starting at 11:35 a.m.
Abadie Aiming for New Heights
Heather Abadie is all set to compete in the pole vault, carrying the momentum of an outstanding spring season for the Maroon & White.
Her silver medal-winning performance at the SEC Outdoor Championships, where she set a personal best and program record clearance of 4.35m, speaks volumes about her potential. Abadie’s journey to the championships begins on Friday, July 21, at 7:00 a.m.
For a complete schedule guide on Day One, click here