Louisiana Tech redshirt junior Jarvis Gotch was named the Conference USA Male Field Athlete of the Week after his world-leading mark set in the long jump Saturday at Vanderbilt.
Louisiana Tech's Jarvis Gotch won the long jump with a world-leading jump, winning the event and breaking his own school record, as action wrapped up at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational late Saturday in Nashville, Tennessee.
Laticia Watson recorded personal best marks in the final three events of the five-event pentathlon competition and set a new school record with 3,302 points scored in the event on the first day of the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational in Nashville Friday.
When Louisiana Tech competes at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational this weekend in Nashville, it will be facing multiple ranked programs and eight schools from Power-5 conferences in yet another challenging meet.
Louisiana Tech's Charla Craddock and Jarvis Gotch were both honored by Conference USA being named the league's athletes of the week.
Louisiana Tech redshirt junior Jarvis Gotch made his mark in a big way Saturday as he won the long jump at the Texas A&M Team Invitational with a jump that broke a school record and currently ranks second in the world this season.
Louisiana Tech heads to College Station, Texas Saturday for the Texas A&M Team Invitational hosted by the Aggies.
Mia Adams and Charla Craddock recorded a pair of top-10 finishes as action at the UAB Blazer Invitational wrapped up late Saturday at the CrossPlex Arena in Birmingham.