2019 NJCAA DI Outdoor Track & Field USTFCCCA All-America
NEW ORLEANS – All-America honors for the 2019 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field season were announced Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
Student-athletes earned USTFCCCA All-America honors by virtue of finishing among the top-8 of their respective individual events – including as a member of a relay – at the 2019 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships this past weekend in Hobbs, New Mexico.
Cloud County (Kan.) won its first outdoor national title in program history, while the New Mexico JC women made it three in a row and protected their home-track advantage.
No program received more combined All-America merits than Iowa Central CC with 46. The fourth-place Triton men brought home 26 nods, while the third-place women contributed 20 to the total.
Barton (Kan.) CC was the only other program with 40 or more combined All-America honors. The Cougar men and women, who both finished national runner-ups, amassed 41 honors with the latter bringing home the lioness’ share with 25.
No athlete received more All-America honors than Awet Yohannes of Iowa Central, who nabbed four. Yohannes earned three as an individual by virtue of his runner-up finish in the steeplechase, fourth-place effort in the 1500 and eighth-place showing in the 5000, as well as one as a member of the runner-up 4×800 relay.
See below for a full list of All-Americans for the 2019 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field season.