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.