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Track and Field’s Moen-Davis Named SEC Freshman Of The Week

BIRMINGHAM – Texas A&M’s LaQue Moen-Davis earned SEC Freshman of the Week honors after winning the triple jump competition at the Texas A&M Invitational with a conference leading mark of 43 feet, 7.25 inches (13.29).

Moen-Davis led an Aggie 1-5 finish in the event as she climbed to No. 3 on the A&M all-time list. On the current collegiate for 2013 she ranks third in the triple jump and is fourth in the long jump with a best of 20-11.25 (6.38), which ranks second in the SEC. Currently Moen-Davis is the best combination jumper heading the conference meet.

On the Aggie all-time indoor list Moen-Davis only trails Adrien Sawyer (21-2.75) in the long jump as well as Yasmine Regis (44-4.25) and Detrich Clariett (43-7.75) in the triple jump.

SEC men’s Runner of the Week honors went to Caleb Cross of Arkansas, while the men’s Field Athlete of the Week was Florida’s Marquis Dendy. Alabama’s Elias Hakansson claimed the men’s Freshman of the Week honor. The women’s Runner of the Week was Regina George of Arkansas while the Field Athlete of the Week is South Carolina’s Jeannelle Scheper.


Texas A&M men are No. 4 and the Aggie women are No. 8 in the latest version of the national team computer rankings released by United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

The Aggies have a weekend off from competition as they prepare the SEC Indoor Championships, held February 22-24, in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

In the men’s rankings Arkansas remains No. 1 followed by Florida, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M, Penn State, Texas Tech, Nebraska, Oregon, Texas and Indiana among the top 10.

LSU moved into the women’s No. 1 position and are followed by Arkansas, Clemson, Kansas, Oregon, Florida, Georgia, Texas A&M, Central Florida and Iowa State in the top 10.

USTFCCCA National Team Computer Rankings


1. Arkansas

2. Florida

3. Oklahoma State

4. Texas A&M

5. Penn State

6. Texas Tech

7. Nebraska

8. Oregon

9. Texas

10. Indiana

11. Wisconsin

12. Florida State

13. Arizona State

14. LSU

15. Oklahoma

16. Mississippi

17. Virginia Tech

18. Clemson

19. UT Arlington

20. Indiana State

21. Pittsburgh

22. George Mason

23. Minnesota

24. Kansas State

25. Michigan


1. LSU

2. Arkansas

3. Clemson

4. Kansas

5. Oregon

6. Florida

7. Georgia

8. Texas A&M

9. Central Florida

10. Iowa State

11. Arizona

12. Arizona State

13. Texas

14. South Carolina

15. Illinois

16. Stanford

17. Michigan

18. Indiana State

19. Dartmouth

20. Wichita State

21. Georgetown

22. Baylor

23. San Diego State

24. Connecticut

25. Mississippi State

Story courtesy of Texas A&M Athletics

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Posted by on Feb 12 2013. Filed under Sports.
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