Track & Field earns 39 All-Region honors

Track & Field earns 39 All-Region honors

NEW ORLEANS, La. – The US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released the All-Region Teams and Awards for 2016 on May 23. As a program, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps hauled in 39 All-Region honors: 26 for the women, 13 for the men.

CMS swept the women's coaches accolades for the West Region as Glenn Stewart was named Head Coach of the Year and Christa Youngern earned Assistant Coach of the Year. Under Youngern's tutelage, junior Vaiva Palunas (SCR) was tabbed as the West Region Field Athlete of the Year.

The 26 All-Region honors for the women's team were the most of any program and sophomore Aiyanna Cameron-Lewis (CMC) collected the most All-Region awards for an individual (five).

2016 NCAA Division III All-Region - Women

Tyra Abraham

100m, 200m, 4x100m, 4x400m

Emily Bassett

Discus, Hammer

Bridget Blum

5000m, 10,000m

Aiyanna Cameron-Lewis

200m, 400m, 800m, 4x100m, 4x400m

Jacquelyn Desmond

Pole Vault

Brittany Griffin


Sabrine Griffith

100m Hurdles, 4x100m

Nicole Laliberte


Bryn McKillop


Carmen Mejia

800m, 4x400m

Lauren Mott


Vaiva Palunas

Shot Put, Discus, Hammer

Rebecca Stewart



2016 NCAA Division III All-Region - Men

Davis Catolico

Triple Jump

Kevin Huang


Zorg Loustalet


Evan Molineux

800m, 1500m

Alex Rich

Discus, Hammer

Joshua Sealand

1500m, 5000m

Cam Van

High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump

Michael Wagenveld

Pole Vault


All-Region Teams | All-Region Awards

By Emily Nordhoff
Sports Information Director

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