Miner alum Newman wins hurdles event for Lispcomb

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Wayne Newman

Wayne Newman, a San Manuel graduate and 2013 valedictorian, won the Men’s 60m Hurdles Event at the Atlantic Sun Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships last weekend in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Newman, a freshman at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee, won the championship with a time of 8.07.

Newman won his heat in the preliminaries and qualified third for the Finals. He bested his preliminary time by 1/10th of a second in the finals and beat the two hurdlers who qualified ahead of him in the eight-person finale.

“Wayne’s 60 meter hurdles race was so exciting,” Lipscomb Track and Field Director Bill Taylor told Lipscombsports.com. “To watch him pull ahead and win that event was amazing.”

The complete results of the Atlantic Sun Conference Indoor T & F Championships can be found at http://bit.ly/1poaciz.

John Hernandez (150 Posts)

John Hernandez lives in Oracle. He is retired and enjoys writing and traveling. He is active in the Oracle Historical Society. He covers numerous public events, researches historical features and writes business/artist profiles.


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    ATHLETES OF THE WEEK

    13 hours ago
    by

    Ray Bearcat Booster Club players of the week are: JH volleyball Augie Hing (8th) and Emma Cude (7th); football Robbin Newman (Arete Prep) and Stephen Lucero (Mogollon); volleyball Sydney Chenowith (Varsity


    Bearcats ready for playoffs after finale win

    13 hours ago
    by

    Copper Basin News The Ray football team ended its regular season with a road win last Friday night, defeating Arête Prep, 62 – 14.


    Lobos end season with loss to Panthers

    13 hours ago
    by

    The Hayden football team closed out its regular season with a shutout loss to Superior last Friday night.


    Lady Cats get by Apaches; take on Wildcats on Senior Night

    13 hours ago
    by

    Copper Basin News Copper Basin News The 10th-ranked Lady Cats squeaked by an inferior Ft.


  • Stories Just For You

    Lady Miners getting hot at right time

    18 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner The Lady Miners’ volleyball team has won five of its last seven matches, defeating Globe (twice), Hayden, Miami, and Arizona College Prep during that span.


    Miners come from behind to beat Dust Devils; Baboquivari next for San Manuel

    18 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner The San Manuel football team trailed Santa Cruz Valley at the end of the first quarter during last Friday’s game, 14 – 0.


    Miner runners capture first place

    18 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner Both the Miners boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams finished in first place in a Tri-Meet at San Manuel.


    Panthers make it difficult for Knights

    October 14th, 2014
    by

    Superior Sun For a while last Friday night in Gilbert, the tenth-ranked Superior Panthers gave the fourth-ranked Gilbert Christian Knights all they could handle, jumping out to a 14 –


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin