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Track And Field Earns Sixth All-America Honor

AUSTIN, Texas – In late night action Thursday, University of Memphis' Tanalya Gordon made it six All-America honors for the Tigers with her performance in the women's long jump at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships. The University of Texas is the school host for this year's NCAA Championships, and Texas' Mike A. Myers Stadium is the host site.

Gordon, a freshman, placed 16thin the event with a mark of 19-11.5 (6.08m). Her finish secured Gordon All-America second team accolades.

She is the sixth Tiger to earn All-America second team accolades at this year's NCAA meet.