posted on May 23, 2008 18:12
Sophomore Eric Flores from Custer, South Dakota won the National Championship in shot put with a throw of 58'51/4". "He was fourth going into his last throw where he landed his best throw to leap him into first" said Coach Walkinshaw.
Junior Shannon Hellman from Rapid City, South Dakota won the National championship in the 100m High Hurdles with a run of 14.12 seconds. "Shannon hit a hurdle on the first day of competition and was able to bounce back and run a great time to win it" added Coach Walkinshaw.
Flores and Hellman Win National Championships Click Here to View Standings!