JCSU athlete's prep for Olympic Trials

Charlotte, NC - (WBTV)

Olympic trials for this Summer's London Olympics are underway.

The Johnson C. Smith University track team has 2 alum's and 2 current student-athlete's getting ready for trials in their respective events.

The group will tryout for the Jamaican Olympic team, since that is there home Country.

Akino Ming would like a slot in the 400-meter run. Ming is this season's NCAA Division II, Outdoor National Champion in that event.

Winston Brown is the other current athlete trying out for Team Jamaica, Leford Green and Shermaine Williams, graduated last year.

Jamaica's trials begin Thursday.