Johnson Named Big South Men's Track & Field Athlete Of The Week
CONWAY, S.C. - Coastal Carolinas senior Mark Johnson (North Myrtle Beach, S.C./North Myrtle Beach) has been named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Mens Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week, the league announced today (April 5).
Johnson won first place in the pole vault at the Western Carolina Invitational on Saturday with an NCAA Regional Qualifying mark of 5.25 meters (17 2). The 2005 All-American, is currently ranked fifth in the nation and leading the Big South Conference in the event.
Johnson will compete at the Texas Relays, Saturday April 8 while the CCU track and field team competes at the Duke Invitational Friday and Saturday April, 7-8.