Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Southern swept the MVC individual titles in the men's and women's high jump.
The Saluki women (50) currently hold a two-point advantage over Indiana State (48) after six scored events.
Southern added 11 event titles on Day Two to push its meet total to 14.
The Saluki men took home six event wins and the Saluki women won five titles.
Ran in three events (800m, mile, DMR) in six meets indoors and two events (800m, 1500m) in five meets outdoors...Was part of Saluki male distance medley relay team that fell within eight thousandths of a second of All-MVC at the MVC Indoor Championships.
Participated in four events in ten meets combined in the indoor and outdoor seasons (Mile, 1500m, 3000m, 5000m)...Notched six top-ten finishes combined...Best finish came in the mile at the Saluki Invitational, where he finished third with a time of 4:23.93.
Competed in nine meets for the Salukis... Earned five top-ten finishes...Placed fourth in the 1 Mile at the Saluki Fast Start...Finished fifth in the 1 mile at the Saluki Open with a season best time of 4:20.18...Participated in the MVC Indoor Championships.
Three-time state qualifier and team's most valuable player at Lane Tech College Prep in Chicago...Set the school record in the indoor 4x800m during his senior year...Named most inspirational athlete all four years.
Born on Nov. 1, 1992, to Kadir Datu and Asho Kalu...Majoring in health care management.