Posted: Apr 16, 2012 1:53 PM
Updated: Apr 24, 2012 9:08 AM
KANSAS CITY -- Central Methodist junior Kate Fulton was named the Heart of America Athletic Conference Women's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week on Monday morning.
Fulton finished third in the high jump at the inaugural Billiken Invitational hosted by St. Louis University over the weekend, posting a jump of 1.62m. She was just .05m behind the winner from the host Billikens and was the top NAIA finisher at the meet.
Fulton will represent the conference in the running for the weekly NAIA Women's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week award, which will be announced no later than Tuesday afternoon.