Two members of the Lady Wolverines track team were named National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Americans following their victories at the recent 2018 NJCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships held in Kansas.
In addition to their All-American status, sophomore Andrea Foster was named NJCAA Atlantic Region Women’s Track Athletic of the Year, while fellow sophomore Natricia Hooper is NJCAA Atlantic Region Women’s Field Athletic of the Year.
Andrea will transfer to Clemson University this fall. She won the 800 meter run at the national outdoor meet. She is also a standout runner in the 1500 meters.
Natricia, who is headed to the University of Kentucky this fall, captured the national outdoor triple jump title. She holds the all-time Essex County College record in that event with a leap of 43 feet, 9 ¼ inches.
Also transferring to Clemson this fall will be men’s hurdler Juwan Augustin-Mayers.