HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF UMES ATHLETICS (JUNE 16TH THROUGH 22ND)
June 23, 2014
PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – This week’s Hawk Talk edition features recent graduate Gayon Evans (Clarendon, Jamaica) being named UMES Athlete of the Week, and more.
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Last Monday (06/16), Evans was named the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) Athlete of the Week for the ninth time this season. The Hotel & Restaurant Hospitality Management-major was the last UMES student-athlete competing in the 2013-14 season as she qualified for two events at the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore. (June 11-14).
On the same day (06/16), the U.S. Track & Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-America honors and Evans was acknowledged as she earned Honorable Mention after her performance at the NCAA Championships.
Evans wrapped up her career with a personal best in the 100-meter dash, posting an 11.47 time.
For complete recaps, results and news of Hawk athletics, please visit www.umeshawks.com.