New Orleans, LA— Two NGU wommen’s track and field athletes earned All-Region honors from the United States Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association, it was announced Tuesday afternoon by the USTFCCCA.
Millie Klefsaas and Shekinah Wilder were honored by the organization for their top five showings at the Conference Carolinas Indoor Championships last weekend in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Klefsaas earned a spot with her first place and Conference Carolinas record breaking performance in the pole vault while Shekinah Wilder finished second in the triple-jump.
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.
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