DENTON (4/21/04) - North Texas sophomore Deidra Wesley was named the Sun Belt Conference Field Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Michael Johnson Invitational that saw her qualify for the NCAA Regional in the high jump.
Wesley notched a NCAA Regional Qualifying mark in the high jump by clearing 5-8 at the Michael Johnson Invitational. The jump is a season best for Wesley and ties teammate Ryan Hill for the best mark in the Sun Belt Conference this season. Wesley has now qualified for the NCAA Regional in the high jump in consecutive years.
The North Texas track and field teams return to action tomorrow night at the UNT Twilight in final tune-up before the Sun Belt Conference Championship.