Veverka places 16th in field of nearly 130, Gurrola throw 20.2 innings on mound
Bowling wins ninth title of year, softball sweeps SSU for first time in MEAC
Benitez posts six RBI for softball, Walsh named All-American
UMES posts another solid outing for the indoor season with a pair of third places.
Track & field student-athletes produce phenomenal performances at ECAC/IC4A Championships
See Megan Raymond's shots of the action and medal presentations at the 2013 MEAC T&F Championships.
2013 Indoor Season: Recorded first place (Delaware Invitational) with a 14.27m (46-10) shot put and second place weight throw of 16.86m (55-3.75). Recorded third place (University Albany Great Dane Classic) with a 14.13m (46' 4.45") shot put and forth place weight throw of 17.45m (57'3"). Fifth place in NYRR College Night at the Armory II with a weight throw of 16.77m (55'0.25").
2011 Outdoor Season: Earned the gold medal in the Morgan State Legacy discus throw with a toss of 41.21 meters ... earned third place at the MEAC Championships with season-best throw of 41.22 meters ... also competed in the shot put, season best 11.84 meters at the MEAC Championships.
2011 Indoor Season: Season-bests: Shot Put - 10.97m (36') (Albany Great Dane Classic); Weight Throw - 13.39m (43' 11.25") (Navy Invitational) ... Also competed at the MEAC Championship, NYU Metropolitan Coaches Invitational, Penn State Nationals, UMES Coach O Invitational, UMES Collegiate Invitational and Giegengack Invitational.
2010 Outdoor Season: Named the team's Most Improved Player ... Season-bests: Shot Put - 11.44m (37' 6.50") (MEAC Championships); Discus Throw - 38.60m (128' 2") (Maryland Invitational) ... Also competed at the Wake Forest Open, Penn Invite and Mason Spring Invite.
2010 Indoor Season: Season-bests: Shot Put (10.75m 35-03.25 - Albany Great Dane Classic); Weight Throw (13.46m 44-02.00 - MEAC Championships) ... Also competed at UMES Coach O Invitational, Penn State Nationals and NYC Gotham Cup.
High School: Sole member of track team to go to State Championships her sophomore year ... Was Union County, Watchung Conference and NJSIAA Sectional Champion for discus ... All-Union County first place for discus and All-Union County second place for shot put.
Personal: Born December 18, 1991 in Plainfield, N.J. ... Daughter of Timothy Sr. and Crystal Cox ... Has one sister, Yasmeen, and two brothers, Timothy Jr. and Sherrod ... Major is Biology (Pre-Med) ... Personal best sports moment was winning the last ever Watchung Conference in discus ... Enjoys traveling ... Favorite movies include Love and Basketball and Remember the Titans.