UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Sumney sisters qualify for NCAA Regionals

UNCG senior runners and twin sisters Shaina Sumney and Chelsea Sumney have qualified for the 2014 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Regionals, May 29-31 in Jacksonville, Fla. Shaina qualified in two events at the NCAA East Regional, the 3,000-meter steeplechase and the 5,000-meter race. Chelsea earned a spot in the 3,000-meter steeplechase to run with her sister. They are both speech pathology majors.

The 3,000-meter steeplechase is slated as the last race of the day May 30 at 9:30 p.m. while the 5,000-meter contest is scheduled for Saturday, May 31, at 8:45 p.m. The top 12 finishers in each race will advance to the NCAA National Championships June 11-14 in Eugene, Ore.