INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. —
Frostburg State junior Jessica Clingan (Williamsport, Md./Williamsport)
has been selected as an Academic All-American by the NCAA Division III Track and Field Coaches Association.
Clingan, who holds a 3.27 in health and physical education, capped a stellar outdoor season this past spring by placing fifth in the 100-meter hurdles (15.14), seventh in the 100-meter dash (12.92), 13th in the 400-meter hurdles (1:05.92) and 17th in the 200-meter dash (26.92) at the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championships. She was also part of the 4x100-meter relay team that recorded fifth in 49.22.
She qualified for the NCAA National meet in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.96 and was a member of the national qualifying 4x100-meter relay team (48.18).
Clingan earned All-Mason-Dixon Conference honors in the 100-meter hurdles, 400-meter hurdles and the 100-meter dash.
“Clingan has worked very hard the last two years both academically and athletically,” said Head Coach Felix Moreno. “I am so proud of her accomplishment and she is well deserving of this honor.”
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303