Lambert broke the MVC Outdoor Championship record and his own MVC all-time record with a winning heave of 67.22m (220-06), his third career MVC hammer throw victory.
Saluki seniors Kim Fortney (shot put) and J.C. Lambert (hammer throw) won event titles.
J.C. Lambert won the men's hammer throw at 63.29m.
Southern completes the Big Meet with six total event titles.
Alex Lietz took the first event title for the Salukis in the men's pole vault.
Participated in the shot put and weight throw in five meets indoors and the shot put, hammer throw and discus in seven meets outdoors...Scored at the MVC Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw (sixth place)...Posted five top-third finishes across both seasons.
Junior year recorded the longest toss in the state of Ohio at 46-08.75, earning All-American accolades...Ranked third in the state freshman year also being named an All-American.
Full name is D'Monamic Gardner...Born June 3, 1994 in Cincinnati, Ohio...Daughter of Darryl and Alisa Gardner...Parents work for Cincinnati Public Schools...Has two brothers.