Pittsburg State University’s Men’s Indoor Track & Field team earned its first-ever NCAA Division II National Championship this year in the friendly confines of the Robert W. Plaster Center. The national championship was part of a record-setting season for the men’s and women’s squads, which also earned MIAA Indoor and Outdoor Championships, and set several individual records including senior

Bo Farrow’s winning shot put toss of 62 feet, 2.5 inches.

The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCA) named head coach Russ Jewett its NCAA Division II Indoor Coach of the Year, and assistant coaches, Kyle Rutledge and Brian Mantooth, its National and Regional Assistant Coaches of the Year.