Evan Webb Earns March's Male Student-Athlete of the Month Award

BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College senior pole vaulter Evan Webb has been named March's Male Student-Athlete of the Month, announced College officals Monday afternoon.

Webb (Salisbury, N.C.) has been a dominate force in the pole vault all season and won the event with a height of 4.90 meters at the Power Sox Invitational in Hickory, N.C. on March 22.

The senior was tabbed Conference Carolinas' Men's Field Athlete of the Week on the 26th.

He earned a spot on the Southeast All-Region team with his performance in Hickory.

The Lees-McRae College Student-Athlete of the Month Award honors one male and one female student-athlete each much from an in-season sport during the 2013-2014 academic year, recognizing their hard work, effort, and athletic performance.

2013-2014 Lees-McRae College Student-Athletes of the Month

Month Male Student-Athlete of the Month
September 2013 Jordan Wright, Men's Soccer
October 2013 Tyler Dunn, Men's Cross Country
November 2013 Mike Chambers, Men's Basketball
January 2014 Kerry Werner, Cycling
February 2014 Randy Ramirez, Men's Volleyball
March 2014 Evan Webb, Men's Track & Field