Tech’s Hayes No. 8 in NCAA long jump
Chelsea Hayes jumped 20-7 and scored a point for Louisiana Tech University, as she finished eighth as competition began at the NCAA indoor track and field championships Friday in College Station, Texas.
With the eighth place finish, Hayes is expected to earn All-America honors, which will be announced Monday by the US Track and Field/Cross Country Coaches Association.
She will be the first Al-American from Tech since 2007.