Penn State

Kidder, Harris advance to finals at NCAA Championships

Penn State teammates Brannon Kidder and Isaiah Harris both advanced to the finals of their events at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Kidder, a senior, recorded a time of 3:49.06 in the 1,500-meter run semifinals Wednesday. He finished second in his heat and is one of 12 competitors to earn a spot in the finals Friday. Virginia’s Henry Wynne had the top time in the event (3:40.62).

Harris, a freshman, had the fourth-fastest time (1:46.24) in the 800 on Wednesday. Eight runners will compete in the finals Friday. Texas A&M freshman Donavan Brazier led the field Wednesday with a time of 1:45.07.

Penn State’s Lauren Kenney will compete in the javelin Thursday night.