Parker Bowden will compete in Olympic Trials
Last updated 6/17/2021 at 10:17am
Eastern Washington University track and field standout Parker Bowden has received and accepted an invitation to compete on Friday, June 25, at the United States Olympic Team Trials at historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.
Although he came up short in his bid to advance to the finals of the NCAA Championships in Eugene, his school-record time of 13.58 — second-best all-time in the Big Sky Conference — was good enough to rank him 21st among the entrants and secure an invite to the trials.
The automatic qualifying standard is 13.48 seconds and 14 of the competitors met that standard, but...