White places fourth in long jump at Gill Athletics Final Qualifier

KENOSHA, Wis. - Concordia University Wisconsin freshman Tyler White recorded a fourth place finish in the long jump Friday at the Gill Athletics Final Qualifier, hosted by Carthage College.

White entered the meet ranked 23rd in the country in the long jump, attempting to improve upon his personal-best jump of 7.01 meters recorded last week at the Northern Athletics Conference Indoor Championships. White jumped 6.87 meters Friday and will have one more chance tomorrow to try and qualify for the NCAA Division III Indoor Championships next weekend. Only the top 13 qualify for the national meet.

White and a few other Falcons will be competing tomorrow at the Pointer Final Qualifier, hosted by UW-Stevens Point. The meet is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m.