Five others advanced to Friday quarterfinals
Purdue has 13 more chances to advance Saturday
The Boilermakers head to Tampa, Florida, for the three-day meet
The women have 22 entries, while the men have nine
The Purdue men and women had some of the top times in the world this year
- Finished ninth at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.72 seconds
- Finished 12th at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.06 seconds
- Had a PR of 14.02 seconds in the 110m hurdles at NCAA East Prelims where he finished 19th
- Finished 14th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 400m hurdles with a time of 53.02 seconds
- Won the 110m hurdles at the Rankin/Poehlein Invite and the Purdue vs. Indiana Duals
- Won the 60m hurdles at the Fred Wilt Invite and Purdue vs. Indiana Duals
- Had a season-best 60m hurdles time of 8.00 seconds at the Purdue vs. Indiana Duals
- Competed at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in the 60m hurdles where he ran a career best time of 8.14 seconds to finish 13th
- Ran a career best time of 14.48 seconds in the 110m hurdles at the XIX Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational to finish seventh
- Also competed outdoors in the 400m hurdles.
Personal: Justin Trent Veteto was born March 24, 1996, in Greenwood, Indiana; is the son of Gary and Denise Veteto; has one brother, Andrew, and one sister, Hannah; plans to major in management in the Krannert School of Management; chose Purdue for the great opportunity for success.