Eight players from across the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference have earned All-Region honors from the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCAA).
Greenville College led the way with honorees with a total of four Panthers earning recognition. Jeremiah Davis led the way, earning honors in both the 100-meter dash and the 200-meter dash. Andrew Sharp was named All-Region in the 800-meter run while Jarrid Williams picked up honors in the triple jump. Chelsea Gilles was the lone woman from the SLIAC to receive All-Region honors, being named in the 400-meter run.
Principia College placed three members from their program on the All-Region team. Geoffrey Hibbs was named All-Region in the javelin while Zach Matthiesen earned recognition in the 1500-meter race and Shane Witters-Hicks received the honor in the 3000-meter steeplechase.
The final representative from the SLIAC was Spalding University's Daniel Kaiser. Kasierwas named All-Region in the 200-meter dash.
There was a total of 935 men and 945 women that earned All-Region honors for the 2017 season. For a full list of the 2017 USTFCCCAA All-Region members click HERE