Barton's Russell Named Week 1 Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week
HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College's Larry Russell has been named the Conference Carolinas Men’s Indoor Field Athletes of the Week for meets held Nov. 29 - Dec. 3 , the Conference announced today.
A two-time NCAA Division II All-American senior from Sicklerville, N.J., Russell started his indoor season off with a bang at the JDL College Kickoff when he provisionally qualified for the 2019 championships with a 7.25-meter mark in the long jump (23'9.5"), good for second place overall at the JDL Kickoff Classic. Russell also finished fourth in the high jump with a mark of 2.0 meters (6'6.75"). Ranked first and second in the conference in the long jump and high jump, respectively, both marks also qualified him for the conference meet.