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.
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.
Southern only competed in the men's and women's hammer throw, women's 400 meter hurdles, women's 5000 meter and men's decathlon on Friday.
Photos from the MVC Senior Ceremony; May 15, 2015
2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.
Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.
Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.
Photos from Day Two of the SIU Invite, Feb. 8, 2014.
Third All-Time at SIU for 5000m (outdoor)
Finished ninth in the mile at the MVC Indoor Championships...Finished fourth in the 5000m run at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 16:48.26 finish...Ranks third all-time at SIU and held SIU's second-fastest outdoor 5000m time of the season with a 16:48.26 finish...Took first place in the 5000m run with a 17:07.21 finish at the Red Wolves Open...MVC Academic Honor Roll...Competed in two events (mile, 3000m) in four indoor meets...Participated in three events (1500m, 4x800m, 5000m) in five outdoor meets.
Part of All-MVC distance medley relay team that finished third at the MVC Indoor Championships, which ran the third-fastest time in Saluki history at 11:52.67...Scored at the MVC Outdoor Championships in the 1500m and 5000m races, where she finished eighth in both...Part of women's 4x1600 meter relay at Drake Relays that broke the school record with a time of 20:06.75...Held team bests in the mile (4:58.58) indoors and the 1500 meter run (4:35.80) outdoors...Set personal bests in the outdoor 800m (2:19.95), 1500m, mile, indoor 3000m (10:04.81) and outdoor 5000m (17:32.81)...PR in the mile currently ranks ninth all-time at SIU and PR in the 1500m ranks tenth...Ran in three events (mile, 3000m, DMR) in five meets indoors and four events (800m, 1500m, 5000m, 4x1600) in five meets outdoors...Posted nine top-third finishes.
Ran in four events (Mile, 800m, 1500m, 3000s) in 11 total meets in the indoor and outdoor seasons...Tallied three total top-five finishes.
Two time all-sectional selection...State qualifier sophomore and junior year...Varsity letter winner in outdoor track, swimming, and cross country...First Vernon Hills High School athlete to qualify to the IHSA state meet in three sports
Born October 4, 1992 in Highland Park, Illinois...Daughter of Mark and Lisa Gallagher...Has one sister, Erin...Majoring in exercise science.