March 17, 2010

Arthur Takes First Conference Carolinas Field Athlete Honors

HIGH POINT, N.C. - Lees-McRae College's Jon Arthur has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas men's field Athlete of the Week during week number one in the 2010 outdoor season.

Arthur, who is the Bobcats standout senior pole-vaulter, started off the outdoor season with an NCAA provisional mark at The Alonzo Clark Memorial Meet over the weekend. Arthur, who finished the indoor season 11th in the NCAA, hit the NCAA provisional mark on his first jump in the meet. Arthur went on to win the meet for the Bobcats.