Blanca Fernandez took 11th place at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Oregon on Saturday to earn her fourth career All-American nod.
Blanca Fernandez won two events as the Owls took ninth out of 11 teams at the American Athletic Conference championships on Sunday in Orlando, Florida.
Blanca Fernandez will spend the summer preparing for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Five seniors have three meets remaining until the conference championships. A group of underclassmen is set to replace them next year.
The men’s track & field athletes can run in five events paid for by Temple.
Crystal Jones has competed in eight events for the team this season.
The team had five first-places finishes on Saturday.
Blanca Fernandez injured her left leg during the cross country season in the fall.
Sylvia Wilson began running hurdles as a freshman in high school.
Sylvia Wilson wins the 60-meter hurdles as Owls claim highest finish at the American Conference Championships since joining conference.