Watkins wins another NCAA track title; Shute runs her way to a pair of All-American honors

Watkins wins another NCAA track title; Shute runs her way to a pair of All-American honors

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March 12, 2018)  Birmingham-Southern track senior student-athlete Jamal Watkins successfully defended his NCAA Division III Indoor title by winning the 60m dash in 6.78 seconds, Saturday.  

Along with Watkins, BSC's Karmin Shute became a two-time All-American after she finished second in the women's 200 meters and third in the women's 60-meters.

Watkins ran the fastest time in the prelims.  He now has three national titles, two indoor and one outdoor.  The senior concludes his indoor career as the BSC record holder in the 55m, 60m, and 200m dashes.

Shute finished second in the 200m dash in a new BSC record time of 24.64.  She had run the sixth fastest time in the 60m prelims.  The senior earned a third-place finish by running a personal best 7.61.

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