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)
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