Kalilwa Headed to the NCAA Div. III Championships
GORHAM, Maine -- The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the men's and women's fields for the upcoming 2019 NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships to be held this coming Friday and Saturday at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston on Sunday evening.
University of Southern Maine junior Adela Kalilwa (Lewiston, Maine) will be among the 20 athletes competing in the triple jump on Saturday (March 9). Making her second trip to the indoor championships, Kalilwa is the 13th seed based upon her school record mark of 11.77 meters (38-7 ½) at the Tufts National Qualifying Meet this past Saturday.
Kalilwa, who also has been to the NCAA Division III outdoor championships in 2017 and 2018, placed 16th at last year's indoor championship with a jump of 11.18 meters (36-8 ¼).