The Spartan Track & Field team hits the road this weekend with members of the squad traveling to the Polytan Invitational and the Al Owens Classic.
The Spartans earned ten event victories on the women's side and four on the men's side.
Long Jump - 5.30m (17-4)
OUTDOOR: Recorded a season-best long jump of 5.30m at the Lyle Bennett Open ... Long jumped 5.09m at the Indiana University Outdoor Invitational.
INDOOR: Recorded a long jump of 5.06m at the Notre Dame Invitational.
OUTDOOR: Long jumped a season-best distance of 5.26m (17-3¼) at the Spartan Invitational.
INDOOR: Jumped a distance of 5.13m (16-10) at the GVSU Big Meet which was an indoor season-best.
Was a four year letterwinner in both track and basketball at John Glenn High School ... Two time regional and district champion in 400m relay, 800m relay and long jump ... Placed third in the state in long jump while breaking the school record ... All-state in track & field long jump ... Elected captain for both track & field and basketball.
Born on July 21 to Woodell and Charlotte Payne ... Majoring in business finance