Edwin Kibichiy finished 11th in the 3,000m steeplechase final at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Edwin Kibichiy clocked a personal-best time of 8:44.97 to finish seventh in the semifinals.
All four student-athletes are making their collegiate debuts at the outdoor national championships.
Calvin Arsenault clocked a school record in the 400m hurdles to advance to the NCAA Championships.
Mattias Wolter won the 3,000m steeplechase title at last year's preliminary rounds competition.
Louisville Track & Field | ACC Championships | Day 2
Louisville Track & Field | ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville Track & Field at Vanderbilt Black and Gold | Day 2
Track and Field AAC Outdoor Championships Day Two Photos by Jeremy Hopkins | Louisville Athletics
Track and Field AAC Outdoor Championships Day One Photos by Jeremy Hopkins | Louisville Athletics
3000 SC- 8:44.97
2013-14: Competed in the 1,500m, 5,000m, 10,000m, and 3,000m steeple during the outdoor season, and 3,000m and 5,000m during the indoor season... Captured a first place finish at the AAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the 3,000m steeple... Earned a second place finish at the AAC Indoor Track and Field Championships in the 5,000m by posting a time of 14:31.98... Advanced to the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships, where he posted 11th and 12th place finishes in the 3,000m steeple.
2013 Cross Country: Missed the season due to injury.
2012-13 Track: Season was cut short due to injury ... only competed in the indoor season, running in the 3,000m and 5,000m events ... registered consecutive third-place finishes - third in the 3,000m at the Meyo Invitational and third in the 5,000m at the IU Relays ... notched a season-best 3,000m time of 8:08.70 at the Meyo Invitational ... won the 3,000m title at the Kentucky Invitational in collegiate debut.
2012 Cross Country: Competed in four meets ... top finish (20th) came at the BIG EAST Championships ... registered season-best 8K time of 24:18.4 at the Louisville Pre-Nationals.
Prep: Attended Tulon Secondary ... was the 5,000m provincial champion.
Personal: Son of Sammy Choge and Milka Lagat ... birthday is April 2 ... has four brothers and one sister ... majoring in sociology.