Kyle Chilton | Posted: 26 May 2012 | Updated: 8 Nov 2020

Batty, 4x400m relay team qualify

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AUSTIN, Texas – Miles Batty and the men's 4x400 meter relay team qualified for the NCAA Outdoor National Championships on Saturday, the final day of the West Preliminary Round.

Batty finished second in the 1,500 meter run with a time of 3:45.88. The 4x400 meter relay team posted the second-best time in school history at 3:06.21 while finishing eighth overall.

With the preliminary round in the book, eight members of the men's track team qualified for five individual events and one relay. One the women's side, three athletes qualified for three individual events.

BYU men headed to NCAA Nationals

BYU women headed to NCAA Nationals

  • Allyson Anderson - Javelin
  • Lacey Bleazard - 800 meters
  • Nachelle Mackie - 800 meters


Men's Results - Saturday

Name Event Place, Mark Result
Miles Batty 1500m 2nd, 3:45.88 Qualified for Nationals
Tylor Thatcher 5000m 41st, 15:06.47 Did not advance
Rex Shields 5000m 47th, 15:27.77 Did not advance
Jason Hinds 4x400m Relay 8th, 3:06.21 Qualified for Nationals
Shaquille Walker 4x400m Relay 8th, 3:06.21 Qualified for Nationals
Cade Lindahl 4x400m Relay 8th, 3:06.21 Qualified for Nationals
Chris Carter 4x400m Relay 8th, 3:06.21 Qualified for Nationals
Dakoda John High Jump 28th, 6-09.75 Did not advance
Russell Nielson High Jump NH Did not advance
Adam Hine High Jump NH Did not advance
Victor Weirich Pole Vault 22nd, 17-02.75 Did not advance
Braydon Bringhurst Pole Vault 41st, 16-02.75 Did not advance

Women's Results - Saturday

Name Event Place, Mark Result
Candace Eddy 1500m 21st, 4:32.55 Did not advance
Michaelanne Laurent 5000m 28th, 17:10.36 Did not advance

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