Shamar Spruill Set to Compete at NCAA Div. III National Championship

Shamar Spruill
Shamar Spruill

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College senior Shamar Spruill (Providence, RI) has qualified to compete in the hammer at the 2019 NCAA Div. III Men’s Outdoor Track and Field National Championship.

The National Championship will take place at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio on May 23-24.

Spruill earned All-New England honors with a fourth place finish in the hammer (54.73m) at the N.E. Div. III Championship on May 4. He also was the N.E. Alliance and Little East Champion in the hammer (53.97m) at the Alliance Championship on April 27. Spruill qualified for the NCAA Div. III National Championship with a season-best throw of 58.03m at the Southern New Hampshire Penmen Relays on April 13.

This will be Spruill’s first appearance on the national stage.