Arthur Wins Pole Vault at Southeast Regional Championship Meet

HICKORY, N.C. - John Arthur continued his impressive outdoor season for the Lees-McRae College men's track and field team by winning the pole vault at the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championship Meet with a height of 4.65 meters.


The Bobcats also had six top three finishers.

The team finished fourth with a scored of 64 points. UNC-Pembroke won the event with a score of 164.5.

Bobcat Finishers in the Top Three
Hammer Throw
Joe Daher, 2nd 41.44 meters
Pole Vault
Jon Arthur, 1st 4.65 meters
4x100 meter relay
Jesse Hoots, Alonzo Clark, Adam Phillips, Chris Glenn, 3rd 43.50
1500 meter run
Michael Davis, 3rd 4:07.21
400 meter hurdles
Brad Tanis, 2nd 56.15
4x400 meter relay
Jesse Hoots, Brad Tanis, Steve Mostella, Ryan Oaks, 3rd 3:28.16


Southeast Regional Team Results

1 UNC Pembroke 164.5
2 Mars Hill 129
3 Lenior-Rhyne 89
4 Lees-McRae 64
5 Claflin 33
6Queens 18
6 Limestone 18
8 Erskine 16
9 Carson Newman 12
9 Brevard 12
12 Mount Olive 2

Pictured: Jon Arthur

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