Matthew McClintock earns his first NCAA Championships berth, while Chukwuebuka Enekwechi gets his third.
Purdue has 22 entries in the three-day meet.
The Boilermakers qualified 21 declared entries for next week's prelim.
Three current Boilermakers hold national records.
The women's 4x400m relay team ran the top time in the B1G this season.
2014: Competed in five indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships and competed in seven outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships; finished second in the 3000m steeplechase and the 5000m at the Border Battle with times of 9:06.07 and 14:39.06; took 13th at the Big Ten Outdoors Championships in the 3000m steeplechase; three top-three finishes In the Steeplechase.
High School: Four year letterwinner in cross country, basketball, and track; cross country team was four-year conference champs; was a track sectional champ in the 3200m run all four years; sectional and regional champ his final three years in cross country; state qualifier in cross country his final three years; 1A-2A Runner of the Year as a junior; Academic All-State Honorable Mention as a junior; won conference in 800m, 1600m, and 3200m his final two years; finished fourth at the state meet in the 3200m as a junior; was part of the All-Star Team for cross country as a senior; basketball team won sectionals his senior year with a 21-3 record; set sectional records in track in the 1600m and 3200m; graduated Summa Cum Laude and won the Human Rights Award.
Personal: Tate Jordan Schienbein was born April 4, 1994 to parents Tom and Cindy Schienbein; is an only child; majoring in management; father played basketball and golf at St. Francis College while mother played volleyball, basketball, and track at the same school; was born in Oxford, Ohio; enjoys playing all kinds of sports, technology, and hanging out with friends.
|Lifetime||3:57.13 (4/5/14)||8:26.71 (1/18/14)||14:39.06 (4/5/14)||9:06.07 (3/22/14)|
|Indoor||--||8:26.71 (1/18/14)||14:43.49 (2/8/14)||--|
|Outdoor||3:57.13 (4/5/14)||8:31.92 (3/15/14)||14:39.06 (4/5/14)||9:06.07 (3/22/14)|