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Big South Outdoor Track Championship Video Recap

April 21, 2013
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Liberty men's distance runners (L-R) David Ricksecker, Jeremie Bourget, Josh MacDonald and Caleb Edmonds combined to score 63 points for the Flames.
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The Liberty men's and women's squads swept the team titles at the 2013 Big South Outdoor Track & Field Championships, contested Thursday through Saturday at the Matthes-Hopkins Track Complex. It was the Flames' seventh championship in a row and 18th overall, while the Lady Flames were victorious for the first time since 2010 and the 13th time in meet history.

The following are some of Liberty's top highlights from the meet.

Award Winners
Mychelle Cumings – Women's Outstanding Field Performer
Caleb Edmonds – Men's All-Academic Team
Meredith Mistretta – Women's All-Academic Team
Ryan Smith – Men's Outstanding Field Performer
Brant Tolsma – Men's and Women's Coach of the Year

Event Champions
Cody Bingham – Men's Pole Vault
Mychelle Cumings – Women's Shot Put and Discus
Caleb Edmonds – Men's 5K
Chris Johnson – Men's Triple Jump
Christina Mitchell – Women's Javelin and Heptathlon
David Ricksecker – Men's 10K
Ryan Smith – Men's Shot Put
Andre Washington – Men's 400 Hurdles
Isaac Wendland – Men's 800 and 1,500

Meet Records
Mychelle Cumings – Women's Discus (166-11)
Christina Mitchell – Women's Javelin (152-9)
Ryan Smith – Men's Shot Put (60-6)

Facility Records
Ryan Smith – Men's Shot Put (60-6)

School Records
Abigail Flower – Women's 100 (11.57)
Abigail Flower – Women's 200 (23.48)
Ansley Gebben – Women's 400 Hurdles (60.57) – Tied Record
Christina Mitchell – Women's Javelin (152-9)