Super Six Named All-Region

Super Six Named All-Region

(NEW ORLEANS) - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced the All-Region honorees for the 2018 NCAA Division II indoor track & field season. The Walsh women's track & field team picked up nine designations with a pair earning All-Region honors in two or more events.

The top-5 individuals in each event from each region earned All-Region distinction, in addition to each of the members of the regions' top-3 relay teams. The regions used for this award – Atlantic, Central, East, Midwest, South, South Central, Southeast and West – match those used during the cross country season.

Sarah Berger earned the most accolades after she was named in the mile, 5,000 meters, and distance medley relay. Andra Lehotay was also named more than once with the DMR being one of those in addition to the mile.

Joining Berger and Lehotay on the All-Region DMR squad were Jetaiya Smith and Megan Soehnlen.

Kaitlyn Barber earned All-Region honors in the pole vault, and Meredith Fennell rounded out the group with her performance in the 60 meter hurdles.

A total of 521 women from 120 different institutions picked up All-Region honors.

The 2018 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships will take place on March 9-10 in Pittsburg, Kansas.

Click here for the full release of All-Region selections.