Webb Repeats as Conference Carolinas Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae senior pole vaulter Evan Webb has been tabbed Conference Carolinas Indoor Men’s Field Athlete of the Week for the second consecutive week following a top-five performance at the UCS Invitational, the conference office announced Wednesday morning.

Webb (Salisbury, N.C.) finished fifth with a height of 15 feet, 7 inches and cleared it on his first attempt. The senior in a tough field of 11 and was the top Division II performer.

With his performance, Webb hit a mark for national provisional’s.

“I feel good about Evan going into the Conference Championships,” said head coach Ley Fletcher. “He continues to improve on a weekly basis and we’re confident he’ll bring home the crown in the men’s pole vault.”

Webb and the Bobcats travel to Winston-Salem, N.C. Sunday to participate in the Conference Carolinas Indoor Track & Field Championships.

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