Nine women, 11 men get T&F All-Region

Nine women, 11 men get T&F All-Region

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released the 2017 All-Central Region honorees for outdoor track and Field.

The Tommies had 20 athletes recognized, with top-three relay or top-five individual outdoor season performances among all Central Region teams.

The St. Thomas list includes six athletes competing this week at the national meet in Ohio.

 

Women

Pole Vault, Jalia Anderson (11-3); Kendall Novak (11-10 1-2);

100 Hurdles, 400 Hurdles, 4x100 Relay, Brielle Bierman (14.83; 1:02.10; 47.98);

Javelin, Laura Eischens (127-10);

10,000 Meters, Alex Fossum (37:32.73);

1,500 Meters, Kayla Janto (4:40.85);

4x100 Relay, Katelyn Marciniak (47.98), Katie Murray and Anna Smith (47.98);

 

Men

200 Meters, 4x100 Relay, Anthony Ekholm (10.84; 41.53);

Shot Put, Micah Hausman (51-11 1-2);

Hammer, Austin Jochum (184-5);

Discus, Craig Murtha (160-1);

4x100 Relay, Ryan Neville, Dan Sauro,  (41.53);

Pole Vault, Connor O'Neill (16-8 1-4);

Long Jump, Michael Witschen (24-5 1-2), Nick Spann (23-6 3-4);

Javeln, Luke VanZuilen (180-2);

4x100 Relay, Long Jump, Conor White (41.53; 23-11 3-4)