Fresh off of her personal-best performance in the weight throw at the Texas Tech Open, McMurry University junior thrower Bethany Everett (Stratford, Texas/Stratford H.S.) was named as the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) field events Student-Athlete of the Week for women's indoor track and field, it was announced by the national office.
Everett had a toss of 16.14 meters (52'-11.50") - eclipsing her previous best by 1'-3.00" - to finish third out of 32 competitors. Everett's heave extended her NCCAA-leading mark atop the weight throw performance list.
Everett's effort was also has the leading throw in the American Southwest Conference and the NCAA Division III South/Southwest regional rankings, as well.To view these students click here: http://mcm.meritpages.com/achievements/McMurry-War-Hawks-Everett-Earns-NCCAA-Weekly-Honor/84602