Razorbacks Total 13 All-America Honors, 3 First-Team Accolades
NEW ORLEANS, La. – Arkansas collected 13 All-America honors from the NCAA Outdoor Championships held this past weekend at the University of Oregon. Three Razorbacks earning first-team honors included Lauren Martinez, Katie Izzo and Krissy Gear while Arkansas had 10 second-team honors.
Martinez was a silver medalist in the pole vault while Izzo finished fourth in the 10,000m and Gear placed fifth in the 1,500m. Athletes finishing among the top 8 in each event earned first-team status.
Among the 10 second-team accolades, for placing ninth to 16th in the NCAA meet, were a pair of Razorbacks who earned the honor twice – Jada Baylark and Shafiqua Maloney. Also receiving second-team honors were Morgan Burks-Magee, G’Auna Edwards, Daszay Freeman, Mackenzie Hayward, Bailee McCorkle, and Paris Peoples.
Three Razorbacks were recognized with honorable mention in two events – Baylark, Jayla Hollis, and Yoveinny Mota. Also receiving honorable mention were Lauren Gregory and Tiana Wilson.
2021 All-America – NCAA Outdoor
|First Team | 3|
|Lauren Martinez||Pole Vault|
|Second Team | 10|
|Jada Baylark||200, 4×400 Relay|
|Morgan Burks-Magee||4×400 Relay|
|G’Auna Edwards||Long Jump|
|Daszay Freeman||100m Hurdles|
|Mackenzie Hayward||Pole Vault|
|Shafiqua Maloney||800m, 4×400 Relay|
|Bailee McCorkle||Pole Vault|
|Paris Peoples||4×400 Relay|
|Honorable Mention | 8|
|Jada Baylark||100, 4×100 Relay|
|Jayla Hollis||100m Hurdles, 4×100 Relay|
|Yoveinny Mota||100m Hurdles, 4×100 Relay|
|Tiana Wilson||4×100 Relay|