Freeman will participate in the Pan Am Junior Athletics Championships held in Medellin, Columbia, from Aug. 23-25.
Remy Abrought (100 meter hurdles), TJ Beelen (discus), Josh Freeman (shot put) and Brandon Shemonia (10,000 meter run) will compete in the junior nationals, and DeAnna Price (hammer throw) and former Salukis Gwen Berry (hammer throw), Kim Fortney (shot put), Jeneva McCall (hammer throw, shot put) and J.C. Lambert (hammer throw) will compete in the senior division.
Overall, Southern claimed four MVC titles and 21 All-MVC honorees.
Southern claimed one event win (Josh Freeman, shot put) and four additional All-MVC performers on Day Two.
Southern travels back to Des Moines, Iowa, next Thursday, May 9, for the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships.
Participated in four events (60m, 60h, 200m, 4x400) in eight meets indoors and six events (100m, 100h, 200m, 4x100, 4x200, 4x400) in eight meets outdoors...Made finals in the 60 meter hurdles six times in eight attempts indoors and made finals outdoors in the 100 meter hurdles six times in seven attempts outdoors...Scored at the MVC Indoor Championships in the 60 meter hurdles (sixth place) and outdoors in the 100 meter hurdles (sixth place)...Had team-best marks in the 60 meter hurdles (8.66) and the 100 meter hurdles (13.86)...Ranks fifth all-time at SIU in the 60 meter hurdles (8.66) and sixth in the 100 meter hurdles (13.86)...Ran in the 100 meter hurdles at the USATF Outdoor Junior Championships.
State champion in the 100m hurdles in 2012 with a time of 14.24...Conference champion in 100m hurdles in 2012...Runner-up in state 100m hurdles the two years prior in 2010 and 2011...State qualifier all four years in 100m hurdles (2009-12).
Born April 5, 1994 in Kansas City, Mo. ...Has four siblings...Majoring in journalism.