For SIU, 19 is the most MVC Scholar-Athletes since 2011 (19).
Southern sealed the deal on Sunday with extraordinary performances in the men's pole vault and discus.
SIU scored 48 total points from the men's and women's shot put alone.
The MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships will be hosted by Illinois State in Normal, Ill., on May 15-17.
In total, the Saluki men won six events and the women three in two days of competition.
Photos from the MVC Senior Ceremony; May 15, 2015
Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.
Photos from Day One of Saluki track and Field's 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 6, 2015.
Photos from the 2014 Saluki Fast Start, Dec. 6, 2014
Photos from Day One of the 2014 MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.16.14
Placed seventh in the pentathlon at the Hoosier Open...Finished eighth of 28 in long jump at the Kentucky Invitational with a 6.65m mark...Earned a score of 4907 in the heptathlon to finish eighth at the MVC Indoor Championships...Competed in eight events (pole vault, shot put, long jump, 60h, pentathlon, 500m, high jump, heptathlon) in eight indoor meets...Threw 52.16m to take second place in javelin at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic...Placed sixth in triple jump at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 14.02m mark...Participated in 11 events (long jump, javelin, 110h, 400m, high jump, shot put, pole vault, discus, 100m, triple jump, decathlon) in seven outdoor meets...MVC Academic Honor Roll.
Multi-Athlete...Participated in eight events (heptathlon, 60m, 60h, 4x400, high jump, long jump, pole vault, shot put) in eight meets indoors and 13 events (decathlon, 100m, 110h, 400m, 800m, 1500m, pole vault, long jump, high jump, triple jump, javelin, discus, shot put) in six meets outdoors...Set personal bests in 15 events across both seasons.
Competed in nine different events in 11 meets combined in the indoor and outdoor seasons (Decathlon, Heptathlon, 60h, 110h, 400m, long jump, pole vault, shot put, javelin)...Notched 12 top-ten finishes combined...Best finish was second in the javelin at the Indiana Pace Setter during the outdoor season.
Four time all-conference selection in the triple jump...State qualifier in the triple jump sophomore, junior, and senior year...Three time IHSA Scholar Athlete.
Born May 7, 1993 in Bloomington, Ill...Son of Steve and Jennifer Jordan...Has one brother...Majoring in exercise science.