How good is Sydney McLaughlin? The Kentucky track superstar qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships today in the 400m hurdles despite clipping a hurdle in the final stretch:
Scary moment for Sydney McLaughlin pic.twitter.com/W719kSR4O2
— FloTrack (@FloTrack) May 25, 2018
McLaughlin was the top qualifier in the NCAA East Preliminaries with a time of 55.50 seconds. A few weeks ago, she ran the 400m hurdles in 52.75 seconds, a new collegiate record and the 13th fastest time in the history of the event. Can she beat that in Eugene? I can’t wait to find out.
Watch the entire race below starting around the 1:55 mark: