Rodgers, Adcock, and Stroupe win USA Track and Field National Titles

Rodgers, Adcock, and Stroupe win USA Track and Field National Titles

2011 USA Track and Field Indoor National Championships Missouri Participants

Five Missouri Athletes recently competed at the 2011 USA Track and Field Indoor National Championships and three of them claimed National Titles. Mike Rodgers took the US 60 meter dash title for the third time in four years with the world’s fastest time this year of 6.48 seconds. Patrick Stroupe won his first US crown with a win in the Men’s 3,000 meter race walk in 12 minutes 31.24 seconds. Nick Adcock earned the 2007 USATF Junior National Decathlon Championship and Sunday added his first senior title by claiming the Men’s Heptathlon at the Combined Events Championship.

Congrats to the trio!

USATF Indoor Nationals February 26-27 Albuquerque New Mexico Mens

60 meter Dash
Mike Rodgers Nike
St. Louis, Missouri
Berkeley High School
Lindenwood University
Oklahoma Baptist University

SundayPrelims 1:40pm

1st Heat 3 of 3 6.49 seconds 1st overall

Finals 3:50pm

Mike Rodgers 1st 6.48 seconds
Mike Rodgers wins Visa Championship Series with his mark in 60 meters at Nationals,-Rodgers-win-Visa-Championship-Series-at-USA-.aspx
Mike Rodgers Nationals photo by Kirby Lee:
World Performance List: info and photos:

Mens 60 meter Hurdles
Matt Prescott
Jamesport, Missouri
Tri-County High School
University of Central Missouri
Graduate Student University of Missouri
Columbia Resident

Prelims 1:20pm

Matt Prescott 6th Heat 1 of 2 8.00
12th overall 8.00 seconds
Coached by Columbia resident and track and field coach and official Wayne Armbrust

Mens 3000 meter race walk

Patrick Stroupe
Armstrong, Missouri
Fayette High School
Central Methodist University
Armstrong resident

Saturday 6:50pm

Patrick Stroupe 1st 12:31.24

National Champion story on CMU website:
January 2011 Columbia Tribune article: Race walker has feet set on Olympics

2011 USATF Indoor National Combined Events Championship
March 5-6 Bloomington Indiana

Men’s Heptathlon

Nick Adcock
Kansas City, Missouri
Oak Park High School
University of Missouri
University of Missouri Volunteer Assistant
Columbia Resident

Saturday Day 1

60 meter Dash 4th 7.17 seconds 823 pts
Long Jump tie-2nd 22-8.50 795pts
Shot put 5th 45-0.50 713
High Jump tie-4th 6-5.50 776 pts
Day 1 pts 3107

Sunday Day 2
60 meter hurdles 2nd 8.15 944 pts
Pole Vault tie-3rd 15-5.00 819 pts
1000 meters 1st 2:42.90 841 pts

1st overall 5711 pts


Decathlon Associaion News letter Nationals story: bio:
February 2011 Sheridan Express story: Nick Adcock continues Heptathlon Career:
May 2010 Columbia Tribune story: For MU decathlete, Olympic hopes and unfinished business:

Women’s Pentathlon

Liz Roehrig

Wisconsin native
Chilton High School
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri Volunteer Assistant
Columbia Resident


60 meter hurdles 7th 8.68 978pts
High Jump 3rd 5-9.25 928 pts
Shot Put 4th 43-4.50 742pts
Long Jump 5th 18-9.75 768pts
800 meters 8th 2:29.24 702 pts

5th overall 4118pts

results: bio:

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