SCAC Men's Track & Field Student-Athletes Grab 24 USTFCCCA All-Region Honors

SCAC Men's Track & Field Student-Athletes Grab 24 USTFCCCA All-Region Honors

NEW ORLEANS -- The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Region honorees for the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field season and the men's track and field athletes in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference picked up 24 awards.

Texas Lutheran University led the way with 14, including three for senior Marquis Brown. Trinity University had nine honorees, with Cody Hall picking up one-third of those. Colorado College's Henry Baldwin rounded out the group as the Tigers' lone honoree.

The top-5 individuals in each event from each region earned All-Region distinction, in addition to each of the members of the region’s top-3 relay teams. The regions used for this award – Atlantic, Central, Great Lakes, Mideast, Midwest, New England, South/Southeast, West – match those used during the cross country and indoor track & field season.

For a full list of SCAC student-athletes that were recognized, see below: 

Name School Event 2018 Top Mark
Henry Baldwin Colorado College High Jump 6' 9" (2.06m)
Eli Augusta Texas Lutheran 4×400 Relay 3:14.00
Alejandro Briseno Texas Lutheran Hammer 171' 1" (52.15m)
Marquis Brown Texas Lutheran 400 Meters 47.66
Marquis Brown Texas Lutheran 4×100 Relay 41.05
Marquis Brown Texas Lutheran 4×400 Relay 3:14.00
Paris Foster Texas Lutheran 110 Meter Hurdles 14.66
Paris Foster Texas Lutheran 4×100 Relay 41.05
Garrett Garza Texas Lutheran Shot Put 54' 0" (16.46m)
Darren Jones Texas Lutheran 4×100 Relay 41.05
Connor Thompson Texas Lutheran 4×400 Relay 3:14.00
Terrance Unce Texas Lutheran Discus 150' 9" (45.96m)
Zach Velasquez Texas Lutheran 400 Meters 48.69
Zach Velasquez Texas Lutheran 4×400 Relay 3:14.00
Michael Wong Texas Lutheran 4x100 Relay 41.05
Michael Erickson Trinity (Texas) Steeplechase 9:23.66
Cody Hall Trinity (Texas) 110 Meter Hurdles 14.51
Cody Hall Trinity (Texas) High Jump 6' 6.75" (2.00m)
Cody Hall Trinity (Texas) Long Jump 23' 9" (7.24m)
Matt Love Trinity (Texas) Discus 172' 7" (52.60m)
Raphael Martin Trinity (Texas) 4×100 Relay 41.39
Christian Matta Trinity (Texas) 4×100 Relay 41.39
Christopher Stewart Trinity (Texas) 4×100 Relay 41.39
Blair Walker Trinity (Texas) 4×100 Relay 41.39

To see the full USTFCCCA release, click here.

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