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Bish Earns All-American Status With Sixth-Place Finish At Long Jump Nationals

Bish Earns All-American Status With Sixth-Place Finish At Long Jump Nationals

Chris Kendrick (@CKendrick86)

GENEVA, Ohio. – Elms College senior Trifon Bish (St. Catherine, Jamaica) made the Elms College track and field team's inaugural debut at the 2017 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field National Championships, hosted at The SPIRE Institute Thursday afternoon.

In the long jump event, Bish finished sixth overall with a leap of 7.08 meters. With a top 8 finish, Bish became the first track & field athlete in program history to garner All-American status.

Bish qualified for the National Championships in both the long jump and the triple jump events. Bish will compete in the triple jump event Saturday afternoon.

Click here for complete 2017 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championship results.

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