MU has final tune-up for BIG EAST Championships
Track and field to compete Thursday-Sunday
Koeck topped MU record by over a meter
Competition begins at 11 a.m.
MU will send athletes to Cincinnati and Calif.
High School: Smith was a four year letter winner in track and field, and a three year letter winner in cross country (sophomore, junior, senior) at St. John's Jesuit High School ... Named captain of the men's track and field, and cross country team as a senior ... Two-time all-league in track and field ... Named to the Three Rivers Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
Personal: Son of Thomas and Brigid Shields ... Has one sister, Colleen ... Majors in Physiology.