Teka Simpson and Letitia Saayman each defended their conference championships on Thursday.
The men's and women's programs look to earn their third and ninth championships, respectively.
The men currently sit in second place with the women in fifth.
Javelin -- 36.71m (120' 5")
2017 Outdoor: Competed in nine meets ... Posted a season best of 36.66m (120' 3") at Seahawk Invitational ... 2016-17 Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List
2016 Outdoor: Did not compete ... Made the President's List for the Fall 2015 semester.
2015 Outdoor: Competed in the javelin in six meets as a freshman ... Posted a season-best throw of 36.71m (120' 5") at the Big South Conference Championships -- good for 10th best in the conference ... Finished third at the Big South Challenge Cup with a mark of 35.31m (115' 10") ... Made the Dean's List for the Spring 2015 semester ... Member of the 2014-15 Big South Honor Roll.
At Ipswich HS: Four-time all-league honoree in the javelin... Personal-best throw of 110-10... Was a Boston Globe All-Star her junior year... Placed fourth in the 2014 New Balance Outdoor Nationals Emerging Elites... Named Ipswich's underclassmen MVP as a sophomore and won the Outstanding Student-Athlete award in 2014... Three-time distinguished achievement honoree.