SCAC Women's Track & Field Student-Athletes Snare 16 USTFCCCA All-Region Honors

SCAC Women's Track & Field Student-Athletes Snare 16 USTFCCCA All-Region Honors

NEW ORLEANS, La. -- The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Region honorees for the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field season and the women's track and field athletes in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference picked up 16 awards.

Trinity University led the way with nine, including two each from Abigail Bannon-Schneebeck and Andy Garza. Texas Lutheran University had five honorees with Cortnee Priour and Ashley Rynard each earning two nods. Colorado College rounded out the league's honorees with two.

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 2019 Top Mark
Grace Tagtow Colorado College High Jump 5' 3 3/4" (1.62m)
Camille Weaver Colorado College High Jump 5' 5" (1.65m)
Tia Hart Texas Lutheran Javelin 134' 11" (41.14m)
Cortnee Priour Texas Lutheran Triple Jump 38' 9" (11.81m)
Cortnee Priour Texas Lutheran Long Jump 18' 5 1/4" (5.62m)
Ashley Rynard Texas Lutheran 1500 Meters 4:41.86
Ashley Rynard Texas Lutheran 800 Meters 2:11.57
Stella Affognon Trinity (Texas) Discus 137' 1" (41.79m)
Abigail Bannon-Schneebeck Trinity (Texas) 400 Meter Hurdles 1:02.33
Abigail Bannon-Schneebeck Trinity (Texas) 100 Meter Hurdles 14.84
Makenna Bentley Trinity (Texas) High Jump 5' 3 3/4" (1.62m)
Androniki Defteraiou Trinity (Texas) Heptathlon 4040 points
Andy Garza Trinity (Texas) Triple Jump 38' 6" (11.73m)
Andy Garza Trinity (Texas) 400 Meter Hurdles 1:03.76
Mia Loseff Trinity (Texas) Pole Vault 12' 2 3/4" (3.73m)
Molly McCullough Trinity (Texas) Steeplechase 10:48.03

To see the full USTFCCCA release, click here.