Michael McPherson, Jason Lynch and Ashli Schulz all won their respective events on Thursday to propel UVU into first place on both sides.
At Utah Valley... REDSHIRT/JUNIOR ~ (2014): Named Academic All-WAC for the outdoor season ... (INDOOR) Redshirted the indoor season ... (OUTDOOR) named First Team All-WAC at the WAC Outdoor Championships heptathlon (3rd, 4,547 points), the 100m hurdles (3rd, 14.44) and Second Team All-WAC in the high jump (4th, 1.65m or 5'-05") ... took third in the 100m hurdles at the UVU Collegiate with a time of 14.79 ... also placed seventh in the heptathlon at the BYU Robison Invite with 4,389 points ... recorded personal bests in the 200 (25.95), 100m hurdles (14.44), high jump (1.65m), shot put (10.71) and heptathlon 4,547 points during the season.
JUNIOR/REDSHIRT ~ (2013): Named to the Great West Conference All-Academic Team ... (INDOOR) placed second in the pentathlon with 3,233 points, fourth in the 60m hurdles (9.10) and fourth in the high jump (1.54m) at the GWC Indoor Championships in Houston, Texas ... posted a personal record in the 55m hurdles 8.59 at the Wildcat Indoor Open at Weber State ... at the BYU Cougar Indoor Invitational won the 60m hurdles (9.20), the high jump (1.60m) and the shot put (9.61m) ... (OUTDOOR) Redshirted the season.
SOPHOMORE ~ (2012): (OUTDOOR) Won the the heptathlon (4,366) at the Great West Conference Championships.
FRESHMAN ~ (2011): (INDOOR) Won the pentathlon (2,725) at the BYU Invitational...Finished sixth in the pentathlon (2,969) at the Boise State Team Challenge...Placed third in the pentathlon (3,139) at the Great West Conference Championships (OUTDOOR) Finished sixth in the heptathlon (3,812)at the Bengal Dec-Hep...Placed second in the long jump (5.35m) and the 100H (15.27) at the UVU Open...Finished third in the heptathlon (4,221)at the BYU Robison Invitational...Finished third in the heptathlon (4,458) at the Great West Conference championships.
Before Utah Valley...
Won two events at the state meet...Three-time region champ...Graduated from Riverton HS in 2010 with a 3.7 GPA...Plans on majoring in Deaf Education with emphasis on interpreting...Also recruited by Westminster and Southern Utah...Daughter of Jason and Angie Lingwall.