BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Adding to his numerous awards from the indoor season, SIUE men's track junior Julian Harvey was voted the Male Athlete of the Championship by the Ohio Valley Conference head coaches.
Harvey completed the first day of the indoor championship by punching his ticket to the NCAA Championship in the long jump. His mark of 25 feet, 10.75 inches was a new school record and is sixth in the NCAA.
Harvey also was crowned the OVC champion in the triple jump, jumping to a school record of 51-9 and earned second place in the high jump with a height of 6-8.25.
Harvey is set to compete in the long jump at the NCAA Championships Friday, Mar. 11, in Birmingham, Alabama.