Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Ashley Gaston (discus) and Luke James (triple jump) won individual MVC titles on Sunday, and Josh Freeman (MVC Most Outstanding Field Athlete) and Sadie Darnell (Elite 18) were recognized as MVC award recipients.
Ashley Gaston won the discus at the Kansas Relays with the 24th-best collegiate throw in the country in 2014 (52.84m/173-04).
Kyle Landon won the men's high jump, and the women's 4x800 meter relay squad of Alyssa Allison, Kelley Gallagher, Allison Gallo and Mobola Rotibi set a new school record in the event at 8:54.38.
Southern won three event titles on the men's side on the final day.
Competed in the 110 meter hurdles, 200 meter dash, long jump and high jump in high school...2013 regional long jump champion.
Born Nov. 27, 1994, in Nashville, Tenn., to Willie and Veronica Davis...Father is a former NFL wide receiver and current NFL scout and his mother is an auditor...Father played collegiate football at Central Arkansas (1986-89) and played eight seasons (1991-98) in the NFL with the Kansas City Chiefs, Houston Oilers and Tennessee Titans...Has two siblings, Vincent (15) and Avri (12)...Majoring in mechanical engineering.