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Lenoir-Rhyne Track and Field Garners Eight All-American Student-Athletes

After the Lenoir-Rhyne Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Team performances at the 2024 NCAA Outdoor Championships, eight student-athletes were tabbed as All-American by the USTFCCCA on Wednesday, May 28.

Starting on the women’s side, Alexis Brown earned First Team All-American status after her phenomenal performances in all three events.

The sophomore from Mableton, Ga., won the national championship in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.96 and the 4×100-meter relay with a time of 44.21. Additionally, Brown finished third in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.98.

While Brown was the final leg of the women’s 4×100-meter relay, she was joined alongside Melody Jones, Victoria Aransiola and Holly Kone. In addition to Brown, all three participants earned the honor of First Team All-American.

Kone, the junior from Nottingham, England, also picked up a Second Team All-American honor with her performance in the women’s triple jump. She finished 11th in the competition with a leap of 12.51 meters.

Flipping over to the men’s side, Clarence McGill had two First Team All-American selections with his times in the 400-meter hurdles and the men’s 4×400-meter relay. The sophomore from Corpus Christi, Texas, had a seventh-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 51.16.

In the men’s 4×400-meter relay, McGill was the final leg of the LR team that finished eighth with a time of 3:11.12. The combined group was comprised of Marcus Crumpler, Jacob Wadsworth and Bamidele Ajayi, where all three participants also earned First Team All-American status.

For Wadsworth, the senior from Dansville, N.Y., earned an additional All-American title with a second-team selection in the men’s decathlon. He finished ninth in the event with 7169 points.

{Information provided by Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics}