Weber State University's Brad Barton became the Wildcats' first outdoor national qualifier with a victory in the 3,000 Steeplechase at last Saturday's Long Beach Invitational. Barton won with a time of 8:40.76, bettering the national standard by almost eight seconds. Barton, a senior from Salmon, Idaho, was named the Cenex Land O'Lakes/Big Sky Conference Runner of the Week for his efforts.