Michaelis Matches Record, Qualifies for Finals

Michaelis Matches Record, Qualifies for Finals

LA CROSSE, Wisc. - Nils Michaelis advanced to the finals of the 110-meter hurdles with a third-place finish in Friday's preliminaries at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. 

Michaelis crossed the finish line in 14.44, surpassing his season-low time (14.62) and matching the school and conference record that he set in 2011. 

The F&M senior is one of nine runners to qualify for the final round and will need a top-eight placing to secure the second All-America honors of his career. 

Saturday's finals of the 110 hurdles are set for 3:25 p.m. CST. To watch the event, click here