Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Sophomore Josh Freeman (shot put) and freshman Kyle Landon (high jump) each won for SIU.
Southern won three event titles on the men's side on the final day.
Sophomore Josh Freeman broke the all-time SIU and MVC outdoor shot put records with his winning throw of 19.12m (62-08.75).
Sophia Lozano (weight throw), Curtis Wideman (weight throw) and Chad Weaver (pole vault) each won titles for SIU.
Two-time indoor 2A state champion in the pole vault...Holds Providence Catholic pole vault record at 16-0...Also was all-conference in football for the Celtics, who play in the prestigious Chicago Catholic League.
Born July 26, 1994, in Palos, Ill., to Marvin and Corey Weaver...Both his mother and father work in sales...Has two siblings, Cody (20) and Lucas (13)...Cody is currently a fullback for Division III Wisconsin-Whitewater...Majoring in business.