May 24, 2010

Arthur, Fletcher and Watson Earn USTFCCCA Division II Men's Southeast Region Honors

BANNER ELK, N.C. -- Pole vaulter Jonathan Arthur, head coach Ley Fletcher and assistant coach Jeff Watson all earned Division II Men's Southeast Region post-season honors from the USTFCCCA.

Arthur, a senior from Pine Level, N.C., earned Southeast Region Field Athlete of the Year. He carries a hight of 4.96 meters into the NCAA Division II National Track and Field Championship Meet this weekend. Arthur also earned Southeast Region Field Athlete of the Year during the 2009 outdoor season and the 2009-2010 indoor season.

Fletcher and Watson earned Southeast Region Head Coach of the Year and Assistant Coach of the Year respectively for their team's performance during the 2010 outdoor campaign. Fletcher also earned Coach of the Year in 2009 for the outdoor season and for the 2009-2010 indoor season.