TSU?s Ward-Holmes Named OVC Top Female Track Athlete
Friday, May 2, 2008

Ward-Holmes Adds Top Outdoor Athlete to Indoor Honors

TSU Tigerbelle, Dominique Ward-Holmes has added the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Female Track Athlete of the Year to accolades for the 2008 season.

Ward-Holmes was recently named OVC Indoor Female Athlete of the Year and earned Top Female Athlete of the OVC Indoor Championship.

A Beaufort, S.C. native, Dominique Ward-Holmes will look to continue her successful season this weekend at the OVC Championships. The Tennessee State senior has qualified for the NCAA Regionals in both the 200 and 400-meter events. Her times in both the 200 and 400 top the OVC Best List in each event. She was the 2007 Female Athlete of the Championship will be defending her individual event title in the 400-meter which she claimed last season.

The post season selections, as voted on by league coaches, were announced in advance of the 2008 OVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Southeast Missouri. The two-day competition is scheduled for May 2-3, at SEMO’s Stuber Track Complex in Cape Girardeau, Mo. with competition getting under way this afternoon at 1:00 p.m. CST.