Friday, May 03, 2013
College of Mount St. Joseph junior Micquelle Burton (Cincinnati, OH/Deer Park) has been selected to the All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Track & Field team.
Burton won the 200 Meter Dash in last weekend’s HCAC Outdoor Championship, held at Manchester University, turning in a time of 22.03, beating the runner-up by .03 seconds. He also came in second in the 400 Meter Dash with a time of 49.39, recording his fastest time of the season in that event. His two efforts enabled him to record 18 points for the Mount in the team standings. In addition, Burton was on the Lions’ 4x100 Meter Relay team, which placed third with a time of 43.80.
Burton also won both individual events at last season’s HCAC Outdoor Championship as well, and as named All-Conference.