Adams, Zoe HS 2021-22PITTSBURG, KS  (March 12, 2022) – Claflin University freshman sprinter Zoe Adams ran her best race of the season in the preliminary round of the women’s 400m dash at the 2022 NCAA Division II Women’s Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. With the effort, the freshman from Marietta, Georgia placed 16th in the event.

Competing on the biggest stage and against the top competition in the nation didn’t faze Adams as she ran a 56.12, her best time of the season. The time placed her 16th in the preliminaries. The top eight finishers from the preliminary rounds will advance to the event finals tomorrow.

Adams’ effort completes the indoor track & field season for the Lady Panthers. From here, Adams will turn her attentions to the outdoor track & field season where she will look to continue the stellar start to her collegiate career.

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