Senior Jamie Van Pelt sets school record in the hammer with his throw of 58.84m; Women 2nd, Men 3rd following Day One
Alisha Bradshaw set a school record in the discus as Van Pelt recorded two personal records at the Tiger Track Classic last weekend.
Freshman Alisha Bradshaw sets school record in the discus with throw of 46.60m
Morton is the second Catamount to be named athlete of the week by the SoCon this year.
Scenes from the 2012 SoCon Outdoor Track & Field Championships held in Cullowhee, N.C. Photos courtesy of Mark Haskett.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from St. Pius X ... coached by Bob Resimiller ... conference champion as a freshman ... conference and district champion as a sophomore ... placed third in the state as a junior ... as a senior, placed third in the Penn Relays ... placed fifth in the New Balance Nationals ... holds the school record at 141'3" ... also holds the district and conference records with throws of 135'6" and 134' respectively ...also named first team all-conference in soccer.
PERSONAL: Megan Morton was born July 13, 1992 in Schwenksville, Pa. ... parents are John and Patricia Morton ... has four siblings ... hobbies include playing guitar in a band and snowboarding.