Track & Field
Desert Heat Classic
The Ducks also advanced 15 athletes to the quarterfinal round during Thursday's action.
Cravon Gillespie will look to advance through the NCAA preliminary round this weekend and put himself in position to contend for national titles on the track.
The NCAA West Preliminary begins Thursday and runs through Saturday at Hornet Stadium.
The NCAA qualifying meet will take place May 23-25 at Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, Calif.
Gillespie, the 2019 Pac-12 Meet of the Athlete, doubles back as the Men's Track Athlete of the Year.
Oregon's Cravon Gillespie earns Pac-12 Men's Track Athlete of the Year honors after breaking records in the 100- and 200-meter races at the 2019 Pac-12 Track and Field Championships.