Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
SIU will end up sending five athletes in six events to Eugene, Ore., on June 11-14 for the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Ashley Gaston (discus), Kyle Landon (freshman) and Curtis Wideman (hammer throw) each put in national qualifying performances on Friday.
Senior Kenya Culmer was added to the women's high jump after medical scratches earlier this week.
The NCAA West Region Preliminary Round Championships will be held May 29-31 at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Ark.
Photos from the final day of the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.18.14
Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.
Photo credit courtesy of Kirby Eagles, UNI Sports Photographer
Photos from Day Two of the SIU Invite, Feb. 8, 2014.
Photos from Day Two of the Indiana Relays, Feb. 1, 2014.
Prior to SIU
Competed at NAIA Bethel University in the triple and long jumps...All-American and three-time national qualifier...Four-time conference champion in the triple and long jumps.
Participated in the triple jump, long jump, 4x400m relay and the 4x800m relay at St. Benedict at Auburndale.
Born July 12, 1993, in San Diego, Calif., to Grayce James...Has four brothers: William, Jermaine, Thomas and Clinton...William was a distance runner for the University of Kentucky...Majoring in criminology and criminal justice.