Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Southern won three of the four total 800 meter events ran on Saturday.
Sophomore Josh Freeman broke the meet and facility record in the shot put (19.43m/63-09.00).
Southern has one more meet on Feb. 21 (EIU Friday Night Special) before the MVC Indoor Championships on March 1-2.
Sophia Lozano (weight throw), Curtis Wideman (weight throw) and Chad Weaver (pole vault) each won titles for SIU.
Photos from Day One of the SIU Invite, Feb. 7, 2014.
Competed in the 4x100m, 4x200m and 4x400m relays in addition to the pole vault...Four-time state qualifier...Four-time team MVP...Finished fourth place in state...Was also a cheerleader.
Born Mar. 28, 1995, in Pontiac, Ill., to Roger and Jill Murphy...Father is a farmer and her mother is a flight attendant...Has one older sibling, Aaron...Majoring in biological sciences.