15 seniors were honored at the annual Coastal Carolina track & field banquet held in the Adkins Fieldhouse Sunday afternoon.
Aynslee van Graan won the women's 1500-meter dash with a time of 4:22.65
Coastal's men's track and field team finished with 153.50 points
Aynslee Van Graan set a new Coastal Carolina record in the women's 1500-meter race
Desmond Wallace placed first in the men's 110-meter hurdles
2016 Track & Field: Competed in nine meets for the Chanticleers ... Recorded a season-best jump of 4.62m (15-01.75) at the Big South Cup Challenge ... Scored a first-place finish at Battle of the Beaches XI with a jump of 4.57m (15-00.00) ... Turned in eight top-10 finishes … Finished 7th in the pole vault at the Big South Championships, setting a mark of 4.50m (14-09.00) ... Made the President’s List with a 4.0 GPA for the Fall 2016 semester.
2015 Track & Field: Competed in six meets for the Chanticleers … Turned in five top-10 finishes … Recorded a season-best jump of 4.41m (14-05.50) in both the Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational and to close out the season at the Big South Conference Championships … His highest finish of the season came when he finished third at the Battle of the Beaches with a jump of 4.30m (14-01.25) … Made the President’s List with a 4.0 GPA for the Spring 2015 semester … Member of the 2014-15 Big South Honor Roll.
2014 Track & Field: Recorded a personal-best height in the pole vault of 4.50m (14-9) at the Big South Championships... Took first in the event at the Chanticleer Classic, was runner-up at the Battle of the Beaches and finished third at the Shamrock Invitational... Member of 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll, Dean's List in Fall and President's List in Spring.
2013 Track & Field: Was CCU's lone male pole vaulter... Won the HPU VertKlasse Meeting... Finished second at the Chanticleer Invitational with a season-best jump of 4.35m (14-3.25)... Also achieved the 4.35 meter height at the North Florida Invitational with a seventh place finish... Named to the 2012-13 Big South Conference Presidential Honor Roll.
High School: Two-time SCHSL State AAAA Championship qualifier in the pole vault at Boiling Springs High School...Cleared personal-best 4.27m (14- 0) to win 2012 Region 2-4A Championship ... Runner-up at 2012 Spartanburg County Championship.