UWS' McGee 8th at NCAAs, Named All-American

By KBJR News 1

UWS' McGee 8th at NCAAs, Named All-American

March 9, 2013 Updated Mar 9, 2013 at 8:52 PM CDT

Naperville, IL (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior freshman Kenny McGee placed eighth in the triple jump on Saturday at the NCAA Division III indoor track and field championships in Naperville, Ill., earning All-American status in the process.

McGee had a mark of 48 feet, 0.75 inches in the event, finishing more than three feet off the winning jump of UW-La Crosse senior Isaac Vasquez.

The Yellowjackets freshman was making his first appearance at the NCAA championships, and he also placed ninth in the long jump on Friday afternoon.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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