Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
After seven total events across both genders, the Saluki women currently rank second and the men sixth in the team scores.
Southern was picked to finish third in women's competition and to tie for fifth in men's competition.
SIU swept both the men's and women's 800 meter run for the second-straight week.
Including SIU, four Valley schools will be in competition at the Redbird Invitational.
Photos from the final day of the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.18.14
Photos from Day Two of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.17.14
Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.
Photos from Day Two of the SIU Invite, Feb. 8, 2014.
Ranks sixth All-Time at SIU in 3000m Steeplechase - 11:06.65
Part of the indoor All-MVC distance medley relay team (third place)...The same distance medley relay team ran 11:52.67, the third best time in Saluki history...Part of 4x1600 meter relay at Drake Relays that broke school record with a time of 20:06.75...Ran in three events (mile, 4x400, DMR) in four meets indoors and five events (800m, 1500m, 3000 steeple, 4x400, 4x1600) in five meets outdoors...Posted three top-third finishes indoors and two top-third finishes outdoors.
Did not compete in the indoor or outdoor seasons.
Arkansas: placed 15th overall at SEC championships...Named SEC Freshman of the Year...NCAA Championships qualifier...Arizona State: Ranked seventh all-time in program history in the indoor mile after running with a time 4:51.35.
Nine time Missouri state champion...Represented the United States in Trinidad at the 2009 Junior Pan Am Games in the steeplechase, finishing fifth overall
Full name is Alyssa Nichole Allison...Born September 5, 1990 on Scott Air Force Base in Belleville, Illinois...Daughter of Jeffrey and Tracy Allison...Has two brothers, Eli and Cole...Cole also a member of SIU track and cross country teams...Majoring in art education.