Alumni Update: Umar Moore (Bethany)

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Bethany freshman Umar Moore was named Co-Field Most Valuable Player at the 2013 Presidents' Athletic Conference Track & Field Championships at Washington & Jefferson University in Washington, Pa., after he earned two to-three finishes.

Moore, a Moon graduate, finished second in the triple jump then won the long jump with a 23-0 mark on his final jump. Moore shared the MVP award with Westminster's Anthony Thomas.

Moore is the first Bethany athlete to earn an MVP award at championships since Taylor McNeil earned Track MVP distinction in 2010.