2 more Swedes earn All-American status

By Steve Sell
May 24, 2015

GULF SHORES, Ala. — Bethany College’s track and field team finished with four All-Americans as the NAIA National Championships were completed on Saturday.

Ben Hanson and Morgan Darden earned the status on Saturday, joining earlier All-Americans Seth Derr and Miranda Burton.

Hanson finished sixth in the men's shot put with a throw of 53-11. Darden was eighth in the discus with a 151-2.

The week left Bethany College coach Ken Ciolek beyond ecstatic.

"It was a strong finish to an amazing year," Ciolek said. "I am incredibly proud of this team and all of their accomplishments. The future looks very bright for Bethany track and field.”

Derr earlier had taken second in the men’s javelin and Burton was fifth in the women’s javelin.