Babicz to Compete Saturday at National Indoor Championships
March 14, 2014
CHICAGO -- DePaul senior Matt Babicz will participate at the 2014 National Indoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday afternoon in Albuquerque, N.M.
He will compete in the shot put trials and finals at 4:30 p.m. CT.
Babicz tossed a throw of 19.43 meters on Jan. 31 at the Indiana Relays, a mark that won the invitational section of the meet. At the time, Babicz's throw, a personal best for the Mt. Prospect, Ill., native, was the ninth best in the nation.
When the NCAA announced the 2014 Indoor Championship field, the throw ranked 12th nationally.
The 2014 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships will be held Friday and Saturday in Albuquerque.
ESPN3 will stream the meet live on Friday (March 14) starting at 6:55 p.m. CT and Saturday (March 15) starting at 6:50 p.m. CT. A tape delay of the championship will air Saturday, March 22 starting at 5:30 p.m. CT on ESPNU.
Additional information on the 2014 NCAA Championships is available at NCAA.com.