Culley Advances to Olympic Track and Field Trial Finals

Culley Advances to Olympic Track and Field Trial Finals
Results

Olympic Trials Schedule

July 1, 2008

WASHINGTON - American University assistant cross country and track and field coach Julie Culley has advanced to the finals of the women's 5000 meter run at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. Culley placed fourth in the second heat and fifth overall in the 5000 meter prelims on Monday, finishing with a new personal best time of 15:36.50. Culley will run in the finals on Friday, July 4, at 11:55 p.m. (EST) for a place on the 2008 Olympic Team. To be selected to the 2008 Olympic Team Culley will need to place in the top three and meet the Olympic `A' qualifying standard of 15:09.00.