Wabash Claims NCAC Outdoor Track & Field Title

Wabash Claims NCAC Outdoor Track & Field Title

2019 All-NCAC Outdoor Track & Field Performers

GAMBIER, Ohio -- Wabash won its seventh overall league title at the 2019 NCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday at Kenyon College. The Little Giants accumulated 209 points to win the team title, while Ohio Wesleyan finished second with 139 total points.

Wooster finished third with 113 points, followed by Oberlin in fourth (93), DePauw in fifth (86), Denison in sixth (63.5), Allegheny in seventh (47.5), Wittenberg in eighth (42) and Kenyon in ninth (26).

CLICK HERE for complete results from the 2019 NCAC Championships.

2019 NCAC Men's Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Year Award Winners:

Men's Field & Newcomer of the Year: Preston Whaley, Wabash
Wabash freshman Preston Whaley (Fort Worth, TX/Chisholm) was tabbed the NCAC Men's Field & Newcomer of the Year after a solid showing at the conference championships. Whaley produced conference titles in the men's long jump and triple jump, leaping 6.88 meters in the long jump while posting a 14.45-meter mark in the triple jump.

Men's Sprint/Hurdles: Justin Friday, Ohio Wesleyan
Ohio Wesleyan junior Justin Friday (Fort Washington, MD/Georgetown Day School) was named the Sprints/Hurdles Athlete of the Year after producing conference championships in the 100 & 200-meter dashes. Friday blazed a 100-meter trail in 10.93 seconds while producing a 22.04 mark in the 200.

Men's Distance/Middle Distance: Paul Christian, DePauw
DePauw senior Paul Christian (Glen Ellyn, IL/Glenbard West) was selected the Distance/Middle Distance Athlete of the Year with strong showings in the 5,000 & 10,000-meter races. Christian won both, breaking the tape in the 5,000-meter race with a time of 14:45.20 and 31:32.91 in the 10,000-meter race.

Men's Coach of the Year: Clyde Morgan, Wabash

 

Field
Athlete of the Year 
Sprint/Hurdler
Athlete of the Year 
Distance/Middle Distance
Athlete of the Year 
Newcomer
of the Year
Coach
of the Year
               

Preston Whaley
Wabash 

Justin Friday 
Ohio Wesleyan
 Paul Christian
DePauw
Preston Whaley
Wabash 
Clyde Morgan
Wabash