Feb. 27, 2012
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
Two University of Wyoming track and field student-athletes were named to the All-Conference team for men's and women's indoor track, announced Monday by the Mountain West Conference.
Senior Joe Plante was an All-Conference selection in the weight throw after he finished second at the Mountain West Indoor Championships with a toss of 63-11 ½.
Sophomore Erin Kirby was All-MW for her performance in the 400-meter dash, claiming third in the conference with a time of 54.97 seconds. It is Kirby's second-straight indoor selection, and Plante's second career honor.
All-Conference selections are awarded to the top three finishers in each event at the MW Championships.