Southern travels back to Des Moines, Iowa, next Thursday, May 9, for the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships.
Alex Lietz took the first event title for the Salukis in the men's pole vault.
Last updated November 11, 2012
2011-12: Competed in three events in eleven meets in the indoor and outdoor seasons combined...Best finish of the indoor season came at the SIU Invitational where he placed 11th in the weight throw...Personal best of the indoor season in the weight throw came at the EIU Friday Night Special where he recorded a mark of 14.42m...Best finish of the outdoor season was ninth place at the Memphis Tiger Invitational in the hammer throw.
Personal: Full name is Richard Kyle Walker... Born on April 27, 1993 in Carbondale, Illinois...Son of Rick and Eileen Walker...Father is head SIU swimming and diving coach...Majoring in kinesiology-exercise science.