Van Vleck graduate earns Lone Star Conference honor
April 23, 2014 at 8:05 p.m.
Updated April 22, 2014 at 11:23 p.m.
KINGSVILLE - Texas A&M-Kingsville senior C.J. Griggs has been named the Lone Star Conference's men's field athlete of the week.
Griggs, a Van Vleck graduate, finished second in the triple jump with a mark of 51 feet, 5.75 inches at the LSU Alumni Gold meet.
His mark places him atop the conference in the event and makes him a provisional qualifier for the national meet. He improved to fourth in the nation in the event.