UKTF Has 23 All-America Honors Outdoors
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Track and Field had 23 All-America honors (14 women’s, nine men’s) for the 2019 outdoor season as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
UK’s combined All-America haul of 23 honors tied for eighth most in the nation for the outdoor season.
The UK women’s team had seven first teamers and the men’s team had one – Daniel Roberts.
Student-athletes earned First-Team All-America status by virtue of finishing among the top-eight of their events, including as members of a relay team, at the 2018 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Austin, Texas. Second-Team All-America honors went to those student-athletes who finished between ninth and 16th place.
Honorable Mention went to those student-athletes who finished 17th through 24th in their respective events at NCAAs.
For the 2019 indoor/outdoor season, UK had 24 All-America honors (13 women’s first team, two men’s first team).
|UKTF Women’s 2019 All-Americans|
|Chloe Abbott||JR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||400 Meters|
|Chloe Abbott||JR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||4×400 Relay|
|Marie-Josee Ebwea-Excel||SR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||Triple Jump|
|Ellen Ekholm||JR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||High Jump|
|Faith Ross||JR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||4×400 Relay|
|Masai Russell||FR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||4×400 Relay|
|Abby Steiner||FR||WOMEN||First-Team All-America||4×400 Relay|
|Abby Steiner||FR||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Abby Steiner||FR||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||200 Meters|
|Celera Barnes||SO||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Kianna Gray||SR||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Janie O’Connor||SO||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Faith Ross||JR||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||400 Meter Hurdles|
|Masai Russell||FR||WOMEN||Second-Team All-America||400 Meter Hurdles|
|UKTF Men’s 2019 All-Americans|
|Daniel Roberts||JR||MEN||First-Team All-America||110 Meter Hurdles|
|Nathaniel Bann||FR||MEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Tai Brown||FR||MEN||Second-Team All-America||110 Meter Hurdles|
|Charles Lenford Jr.||JR||MEN||Second-Team All-America||Discus|
|Rahman Minor||SO||MEN||Second-Team All-America||High Jump|
|Daniel Roberts||JR||MEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Jacob Smith||FR||MEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Dwight St Hillaire||SO||MEN||Second-Team All-America||4×100 Relay|
|Dwight St. Hillaire||SO||MEN||Second-Team All-America||400 Meters|
|Nathaniel Bann||FR||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||4×400 Relay|
|Noah Castle||SR||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||Shot Put|
|Noah Castle||SR||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||Discus|
|Elijah Marta||SR||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||Javelin|
|Matthew Peare||SO||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||Pole Vault|
|Jacob Smith||FR||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||4×400 Relay|
|Dwight St Hillaire||SO||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||4×400 Relay|
|William Walker||SR||MEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||4×400 Relay|
|Celera Barnes||SO||WOMEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||100m|
|Kianna Gray||SR||WOMEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||100m|
|Faith Ross||JR||WOMEN||Honorable Mention (All-America)||100 Meter Hurdles|
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