SIOUX CITY - Morningside College will send 11 athletes, in five events, to the 2010 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships in Marion, Indiana today through Saturday.
Keitges ranked 12th among the qualifiers for the Nationals in the event, while Nelson ranked 14th. The Mustangs' best chance for a high finish may come in the Women's 3200 Meter Relay, where their 9:19.33 time is the second fastest qualifying time, just .14 seconds behind the fastest time. Breanna Mathes, who competed for Galva-Holstein High School, is a member of the Mustangs' 3200 Meter team. Another G-H alum, freshman John Harris, has been a member of the Mustangs' Men's 3200 Meter Relay team.
The top six finishers in each event will be awarded NAIA All-America status.