Kump, Carnett, and Wilks All-Americans!
Ricky Kump ( Kump Decathlon Live Updates) is ALL-AMERICAN. Placed 3rd in final event, 1500m run, in 4:34.23 to finish 5th overall with 6,770 points.
Wheeling Jesuit sophomore Sarah Campanelli placed 16th last night in the 1500m prelims in 4:45.68. The top 12 advanced.
Kevoy Douglas, senior from West Virginia Wesleyan College, runs in the 200m prelims today (Friday) scheduled for 6:15 p.m. Freshman Shawnee Carnett of Concord University runs in the 800m prelims today at 6:40 p.m. Josh Wilks of Seton Hill follows in the 800m prelims at 6:55 p.m.
UPDATES: Douglas runs 21.53 and places 10th. Emily Taylor finished 9th with a throw in the discus of 146' 0.25" and just one spot out of All-American. Freshman Shawnee Carnett of Concord University is now an All-American placing 7th in 2:09.84 Josh Wilks of Seton Hill gave the WVIAC its 3rd All-American as he finished 8th in the 800m in 1:50.87.
Emily Taylor of Wheeling Jesuit University competes Saturday at 4:30 p.m. in the Discus.
I will post results as soon as I get them (hopefully close to live).