BATON ROUGE – Top seven NCAA Outdoor finishes by LSU this season put the Tigers front and center on this year’s LSWA Track and Field honors list.
Also announced were the best times in both men’s and women’s track as compiled based on the top qualifying times list posted by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
Nominees were supplied and voted on by school track and field contacts who could not vote for athletes from their schools.
On the men’s side, Jaron Flournoy of LSU was named the Runner of the Year, while freshman star pole vaulter Mondo Duplantis of LSU was named the Field Athlete and Freshman of the Year. Tiger Tyler Terry was named the Newcomer of the Year for non-freshman first year Louisiana products.