Men's Track & Field

Photo by Jackie Kirby
Photo by Jackie Kirby

The men's 4X400 from the Men's Indoor Track & Field team was named the UMO Male Athlete of the Week after earning All-American honors with a fourth-place finish at the 2019 NCAA Indoor Track & Field National Championships this past weekend in Pittsburg, Kan. at the Robert W. Plaster Center.

The Mount Olive 4x400m team of Arne LeppelsackRichard FisherJohnny Middlebrooks, and Tedric Shannon earned first-team All-America status with a time of 3:10.23 for a fourth-place finish.