BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Bulldog fans, you can watch senior Johnnie Nabors NAIA 60-Meter Dash National Championship run and an interview with Nabors online.
To view the race, click here. For the interview, click here.
Nabors (Lawrenceville, Ga.) narrowly won the national championship, posting a time of 6.80 seconds - a hundredth of a second better than better than Jamal Forbes of Dickinson State (N.D.) University.
The championship is the first individual champion for the Union track program. Nabors improved on his back-to-back third place finishes the last two seasons in the event.
Nabors is also the first NAIA individual national champion in Union College history since Bob Long won the one-meter diving championship at the 1965 NAIA Swimming & Diving National Championship Meet.