Cards set a record in classsroom achievement
The Cardinals will compete at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds from May 23-25 in Greensboro, N.C.
Benadate Cheruiyot raced to the second fastest 3,000m steeplechase time in school history.
Louisville will send 27 student-athletes to compete in the last-chance meet.
Sam Bombaugh became just the second men's athlete in school history to win three throwing titles in one year.
2011-12: Did not compete.
Prep: Ran track and cross country at Madisonville North Hopkins High under coach Sheila Clay ... participated in six different track events during high school: 400m, 800m, 4x200m, 4x400m, 4x800m and high jump (one year only) ... was tabbed captain of the cross country team ... earned the cross country award in 2008 ... recognized for academic achievements ... earned academic all-state honorable mention accolades ... also garnered academic all-state first team honors.
Personal: Daughter of Darrell L. and Cameisha Jones ... birthday is Jan. 27 ... has four brothers and four sisters ... majoring in biology.