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NCAA West Prelims
EUGENE, Ore. — UC Irvine junior Charles Jock advanced to Friday's quarterfinals in the 800 meters.
Jock finished second in his first-round heat Thursday in 1 minute, 48.96 seconds, the sixth-fastest time in the field of 24 that advanced to the quarterfinals.
Friday's 800 quarterfinals begin at 5:05 p.m. at Hayward Field. The top 12 following that round will move on to the semifinals at the NCAA Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, June 8-11.