Senior Jamie Van Pelt sets school record in the hammer with his throw of 58.84m; Women 2nd, Men 3rd following Day One
Sophomore Jocelyn Keen placed at the top of collegiate finishers in the 800-meter run for the second straight week
Head Coach Danny Williamson named the 2011-12 Men's Indoor Coach of the Year
Sophomore Bob McNeil won the long jump with a personal best 7.25m.
Final action slated for Saturday
High School: Spent two seasons at Meadowbrook High School in Richmond, Va., before moving to Northampton-West High School in Gaston, N.C. ... Made it to the Virginia State tournament in the 4x100 and 4x400 relays, while setting a school record in the 4x100 (42.91) during his sophomore year ... Set a personal best in the 100m dash with a 10.66, 21.85 in the 200m and 49.91 in the 400m at Northampton-West ... Placed fourth in the state in the 100m dash during his junior year ... Earned Team MVP and Conference Championship in the 100, 4x100 and 400 during his junior campaign ... Earned MVP honors during his senior season ... Named MVP for football and Wide Receiver of the Year at Northampton-West ... Earned All-Conference honors in football and Kick Returner of the Year.
Personal: Full name is Willie Thomas Bowman, Jr. ... Son of the late Willie T. Bowman, Sr. and Orleon Bowman ... Has five siblings.