NEW ORLEANS, La. - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Region honorees for the 2018 NCAA Division II outdoor track & field season and Augusta University sophomore Dalton Carr and senior Taylor Coxwell represent the Jaguars for the NCAA Southeast Region.
Carr (Gray, Ga.) earned the award for the pole vault and Coxwell (Atlanta, Ga.) for the decathlon.
The top-five individuals in each event from each region earned All-Region distinction, in addition to each of the members of the regions' top-three relay teams. The regions used for this award – Atlantic, Central, East, Midwest, South, South Central, Southeast and West – match those used during the indoor track & field season.
On the men's side, a total of 688 athletes earned 935 All-Region honors from 176 different institutions. A total of eight programs had 20 or more All-Region selections, with Southern Connecticut leading the way with a whopping 34. Grand Valley State posted 24, followed by Tiffin with 23. Mount Olive and Texas A&M-Commerce both had 21 while Alabama-Huntsville, Pittsburg State and Queens (N.C.) notched 20 apiece. Only athletes form USTFCCCA member institutions are eligible for the award.
The 2018 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships will take place on May 24-26 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A full list of the honorees can be found by clicking here
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