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Darrington wins SLC track honor


Texas State junior sprinter Iris Darrington was named Southland Conference Female Track and Field Athlete of the Week announced today by the league office.

Darrington is the first Texas State athlete to earn the honor this season.

Darrington sprinted to her fastest time of the season and an NCAA regional time as she won the 100 meters at the Texas-San Antonio Relays with a time of 11.75 seconds to roll past her competition, putting her at No.8 on the Texas State all-time list. She helped her relay teams to a first place and runner-up finish, bringing home two gold medals and one silver.