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.